Eye Health

Your Eye Health Guide

Though many eye health problems may be minor and will clear up with self-treatment, some may be serious and demand urgent medical attention. With age come vision changes and the increasing risk of developing more serious eye problems and eye diseases. Although some eye problems cannot be prevented, new surgical techniques or medications can slow or even halt the progression. Often it is best to consult your optometrist or ophthalmologist for the best course of action for you. Read more about eye health here with causes, symptoms and treatment advice on common eye conditions.

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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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