Eye Health


Glaucoma involves damage to the optic nerve in the eye and can result in blindness. Find out how to get a glaucoma test and learn more about treatment options here.

Glaucoma triggers

Researchers have found the factors that can cause secondary open-angle glaucoma and an increased risk of cataracts.

Acute glaucoma

Acute glaucoma is a disease in which there' s a sudden increase in pressure in the eye.

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Megan Goodman qualified as an optometrist from the University of Johannesburg. She has recently completed a Masters degree in Clinical Epidemiology at Stellenbosch University. She has a keen interest in ocular pathology and evidence based medicine as well as contact lenses.

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