Pros and Cons of Laser Eye Surgery Revealed

Laser eye surgery can seem like a very tempting option for those who have tired of wearing glasses. Contact lenses aren’t exactly for everyone, either. Although various treatments, like Optimax Laser Eye Surgery, can yield positive results for a variety of different eye conditions, there are post-treatment patients who claim to be unhappy. In order […]

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Eye implants trials exceed expectations

Scientists developing an implant for the eyes of blind people which will allow them to restore some of their sight have recently stated that initial clinical trials of the device have exceeded their expectations. The technology has recently been tested on British patients for the first time and these microchips have already been capable of […]

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The risks of laser eye surgery

Millions of us are given local or general anaesthetic every day of the week for all manner of surgical procedures. One of the most common is laser eye surgery, used to correct both near and far sightedness as well as astigmatism. While this is considered to be a simple, run of the mill procedure, there […]

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Guide to Macular Degeneration or AMD

Age related sight impairment a condition known as macular degeneration or AMD occurs when the cells of the macula become damaged and stop working. Although the condition normally affects people at their 60s, this can occasionally happen at any age, but rarely. In the Western world, it is the most common cause of blindness and […]

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