New vision correcting system

A new computational system that mimics the way the human eye focuses could provide a better solution for today’s presbyopes, said researchers from Stanford...

De Rigo honoured

Ennio De Rigo, co-founder and chairman of the Italian international eyewear design and distribution company which bears his name, has been awarded the...

Fashion update July 2018

SilhouetteThe remake of Silhouette’s iconic frame, Titan Minimal Art, is a hybrid of Silhouette’s classic rimless style and full-rim eyewear. The model...

Myopia-correcting lenses launched

International ophthalmic lens company, Hoya Corp. has launched a new lens, MyoSmart with DIMS technology, designed to control myopia progression in children...

Patients encouraged to choose wisely

One in five New Zealanders think their doctor has recommended a test or treatment that wasn’t necessary for their health, a survey by Consumer NZ and the...

Budget round-up: health

Labour’s first budget since regaining power lays the foundations for stronger, more sustainably-funded district health boards (DHBs), said Health Minister...

AMD eye drops a step closer

Scientists at the University of Birmingham are one step closer to developing an eye drop that could replace injected drugs and revolutionise treatment...

Successful robot-assisted eye surgery

Researchers from the Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences at the University of Oxford have completed the first successful trial of robot-assisted...

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