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AGE RELATED MACULAR DEGENERATION Age-Related Macular Degeneration (commonly referred to as AMD) is the leading cause of sight loss for those aged over 50 in Ireland.Over 7,000 new cases of Age-Related Macular Degeneration are diagnosed every year in Ireland, often at a stage when damage has already been...

Be responsible- a “hypo” while driving could be fatal not only for you but for others also: Plan your trip Do not drive if blood glucose is < 5mmol/l and or you feel hypoglycaemic Keep a supply of dextrose sweets or glucose drinks, fruit within...

So what is all the fuss about ? Its only an eye test and anyway its really only older people who get eye disease? This is a myth that as a practicing optometrist i would like to dispell. Yes eye disease can affect anyone of...