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Eye care

Singapore National Eye Centre community event offers free eye screening and low-vision rehabilitation workshop.

 

Navigating with low-vision

Some tips and community resources for persons with low-vision.

 

A blur

Find out the types of vision loss, and how to cope with such a loss.

 

Caring for ageing eyes

Common eye conditions to be aware of as one ages and early detection remains key.

 

Stay active with a sharper vision

Essilor has launched three progressive lenses that help those with presbyopia.

 

Do you have dry eyes?

This is a common problem as you might not think and there are many causes to this including medications and doing certain activities.

 

Gaps in eye health

Awareness of the importance of vision and eye health is relatively low among elderly Singaporeans according to recent national SNEC survey.

 

Bladeless laser cataract surgery

This latest treatment allows patients to heal faster and less of the usual side effects.

 

Macular pigment a useful predictor of AMD

An increased dietary intake of lutein and zeaxanthin could help with macular pigment levels in healthy and diseased retinae.

 

Seeing a whirlpool

A 16-year-old has written a book on age-related macular degeneration so children and adults can better understand the condition.