Home > Medical > Eye Health > About eye About eye All sections in Eye » About Eye » Contact Lenses » Eye Disorders » Eye Function » Eyestrain » FAQs » Health Tips » Infections » Laser Surgery » Living with Eye Problems » Multimedia » Eye News » Pain and Discomfort » Real-life Story » Squint (Strabismus) » Vision Problems » Growing Older Save on the cost of your new lenses with Spec-Savers Get between R250-R1000 off the cost of your lenses Sunglasses can save your eyes Wearing sunglasses is much more than a fashion statement. They can protect your eyes and potentially save your eyesight. What is astigmatism? Astigmatism is a visual impairment that can result in blurry or distorted vision at all distances. Healthy eyes on the digital world A journey through the human eye: how we see Why regular eye tests are important It may surprise you to learn that you could be saved from serious illness by having your eyes tested more often. How animals see the world Have you ever stopped and wondered what version of the world your beloved dog or cat sees the world in? Learn more about the unique ways our animal friends see the world. Conjunctivitis (pink eye) Conjunctivitis is an inflammation of the conjunctiva, which is a thin, transparent membrane that covers the surface of the inner eyelid and the front of the eye. Eye graphics Ever wondered how a retinal tear gets repaired? Or how pupil dilation works? Check out these graphics to see exactly how the eye works. Ectropion Ectropion is a condition in which the floppy lower eyelid is everted (turned out), thus exposing its inner surface (conjunctiva). Colour blindness The term colour blindness is actually misleading, as it commonly refers to a condition where people are unable to distinguish between different shades of colour. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors Your retirement - a healthy mindset So many people, why so alone? You can still enjoy the sweet things in life Take the sugar test, it could save your life.