Eye health win from 5G starter fund

Eye health won big in this year’s edition of the Spark 5G Starter Fund challenge, with oDocs Eye Care and Objective Acuity securing a share of $625,000...

Supporting Pacific eye care

Specsavers and the Fred Hollows Foundation New Zealand have partnered with renowned Samoan-New Zealand artist Fatu Feu’u to raise funds from the sale of...

APTOS 2020: AI and teleophthalmology

Featuring top-notch speakers from Korea and around the world, the Asia Pacific Tele-Ophthalmology Society (APTOS) 2020 online, one-day conference on 12...

Glaucoma ocular implant clears phase I hurdle

Australian biopharmaceutical company PolyActiva announced it has successfully completed its Phase I clinical study on its lead glaucoma treatment candidate,...

Contoured prism lenses for chronic headaches?

Eyebrain Medical reported that 93% of patients responded positively to their novel Neurolenses, offering relief from digital eye strain.   The California-based...

Quick pupil test for concussion?

US researchers suggest measurable pupillary light reflex (PLR) metrics are enhanced in adolescent sport-related concussion and may serve as a fast, portable,...

Kiwis largely unaware of UV impact on eyes

Two out of three Kiwis aren’t aware the sun can permanently damage their eyes, new research has revealed.   The YouGov report, commissioned by Specsavers,...

Contact lens-inserting robot unveiled

An innovative Florida man has developed a novel robotic insertion and removal device for scleral lens wearers with dexterity issues.  The robot is the...

Introducing ‘Monsieur Blanc’

The Parisian luxury eyewear firm, Maison Nathalie Blanc, has launched its first collection for men, Monsieur Blanc, with a campaign featuring Hugo Marchand,...

The emotional benefit of CLs

A survey of more than 5,000 contact lens wearers has revealed some of the deeper, more emotional benefits people gain from wearing contact lenses (CLs),...

Sleeping late risk for myopia?

Children who go to sleep late are more susceptible to both myopia onset and progression, a new study has found.   “Sleeping late and waking up late, along...

Stars and their eyes… Jennifer Aniston

Hollywood actress Jennifer Aniston suffers from dry eye disease, admitting she was “addicted to eye drops” and has trouble reading scripts due to dry,...

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