Home > Newsletters > Daily: Love or hate Earth Hour? > Daily Dose: 15 astounding facts about the human body > Health-in-Motion 27 October 2016 Self-administering eye drops People who find it difficult to self-administer eye drops to treat conditions like glaucoma may soon benefit from an innovative solution to their problem. A group of US-based researchers are conducting encouraging trials with a specially designed contact lens which incorporates a polymer film that gradually and accurately delivers the required medication directly to the eye. They have found that this new invention does the job at least as effectively as and probably even better than conventionally applied eye drops. 0 More: Daily Dose: 15 astounding facts about the human bodyHealth-in-Motion advertisement Other news News QUIZ: How many of these random health facts do you know? News Beware of 3 other diseases besides Listeriosis, officials warn Fitness Lose your gut with these 3 riding tips Fitness Are veiny arms really a sign you’re super fit? Lifestyle Here’s why you should take your houseplant to work Diet and nutrition Can coconut oil really help you lose weight? From our sponsors Managing diabetes in the workplace Back-to-school with diabetes Discover treatments that can help reduce acne What can I do to reduce or remove acne marks? Live healthier Terrific Tea! » Rooibos makes cocktails healthier Rooibos: an alternative energy drink More than 10 reasons why rooibos is good for you Today marks the first annual National Rooibos Day, which aims to raise awareness of the health benefits and many uses of rooibos tea. Healthy? Are you sure? » 5 diseases we can get from animals Could your salon visit make you sick? 7 terrifying diseases you could have without knowing it Not all serious illnesses come with tell-tale symptoms. There are diseases that can turn your body into a ticking time-bomb while you're unaware of any danger.