Reduce Stress Stress increases circulating cortisol, our body’s steroid. This turns down our immune system which should help by reducing inflammation. The problem is that it doesn’t reduce the … [Read more...] about What can you do to reduce dry eye?
Yes! Hoya has just released its 6-year MiyoSmart spectacle lens follow-up clinical study. You can read about it here. Remind me, what is the MiyoSmart lens?MiyoSmart is an innovative … [Read more...] about Are there glasses that help prevent myopia progression?
For the first time, Australians with severe keratitis with dry eye disease will be able to access Ikervis® (ciclosporin) as a new treatment option through the PBS. Severe keratitis is inflammation of … [Read more...] about Dry eye disease and Ikervis (Ciclosporin) Drops
Westmead Eyes Optometrists are able to provide affordable Safety Glasses or Goggles in your glasses prescription. We have brought in a range of approximately 20 frame options which can be viewed at … [Read more...] about Prescription Safety Glasses/Goggles PPE and COVID
Progent: a universal bacteria, virus and amoeba disinfectant COVID-19 The recent outbreak of COVID-19 has created a serious global public health risk. According to the WHO, the virus spread by … [Read more...] about Disinfecting contact lenses in times of COVID-19
Optimal vision development involves many skills, and children begin developing these from the day they are born. These skills can be developed through a wide range of activities that involve the … [Read more...] about Steps to Help Your Child’s Eyes and Vision Develop Properly
We are thrilled to announce the launch of our brand new website! You can check it out here. We really hope that you like this new look and find it helpful. Along with the new site, we have also … [Read more...] about Our New Website is Live
To support Westmead Hospital during COVID-19, we are donating free Medical Grade Protective Eyewear to all hospital staff. The eyewear has been treated with an Anti- Fog coating to combat the issue … [Read more...] about Free Safety Eyewear for all Hospital Staff