New AAO journal

The American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO) is launching Ophthalmology Science, its first open access journal focused on pre-clinical development, phase...

Phones beat blue-light lenses

A Mexican study has found a smartphone’s night mode may protect users’ eyes from short-wavelength (blue) light more than blue light-reducing lenses.

Whale sharks’ armoured eyes

Japanese marine biologists have discovered that whale sharks, the world’s largest fish, have teeth-like scales adorning their eyeballs.

Look Sharp hooks Ugly Fish

Look Sharp Eyewear is the new distributor for Ugly Fish Eyewear’s optical and sun ranges in New Zealand.

ARVO 2020 highlights

Though the 2020 Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO) conference was cancelled due to Covid-19, those with accepted abstracts could...

Molteno sold to Nova Eye Medical

Well-known Kiwi glaucoma drainage device company Molteno Ophthalmic has been bought by Nova Eye Medical (formerly Ellex Medical Lasers).

New synthetic cornea trial

A new synthetic cornea that bio-integrates with the eye wall has been given the go-ahead for a corneal transplant trial in Israel, followed by further...

SPONSORED: Minima - innovative simplicity

An established name in the luxury eyewear world, French brand Minima has won its solid reputation with its innovative approach to design. Emphasising a...

Making blind choice matter

Blind and Low Vision New Zealand’s (BLVNZ’s) new strategic plan puts low vision New Zealanders’ choices at the heart of its services while, for the first...

Old IT hampers healthcare

Findings from the government’s recently released Health and Disability System Review reveal the poor state of our District Health Board (DHB) assets, especially...

SPONSORED: Optique Line – celebrating 30 years!

Optique Line is celebrating 30 years in business, including 25 years supporting New Zealand’s independent optical industry. 

Low-carb diet for POAG?

Following a long-term diet low in carbohydrates and high in fat and protein from vegetables may lower the risk of primary open angle glaucoma (POAG) by...

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