Glaucoma: The sneak thief of sight
Glaucoma: The sneak thief of sight Approximately 300,000 Australians have glaucoma and 50% of people with the condition are undiagnosed. Due to our growing population and longer life expectancy, this figure is expected to ... Continue Reading
New report reveals the state of Australian eye health
Sourced from Good Vision for Life Three quarters (76%) of all Australians consider their eyesight to be their most important sense, with three in five Australians stating they’re worried about the quality of their ... Continue Reading
2020 Eye Health News – Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people
With the new year in full swing, find out how health practices and bodies across Australia are setting goals and standards for a new year of optometry. Apart of Beckenham Optometrsit’s goal to assit ... Continue Reading
Could eating eggs reduce the risk of AMD?
Changing your morning routine could reduce the risk of age-related macular degeneration. Age-related macular degeneration (AMD), is the name given to a group of retinal eye diseases that cause progressive loss of central vision. Affecting ... Continue Reading
Reduce, Reuse, Recycle! What you can do with your old contact lenses!
Apart of a comminity effort to clean up the Northern Beaches and promote a greener future, Beckenham Optometrist is now a drop site for old contact lenses and blister packs. Apart of Terracycle and ... Continue Reading