Category: Eyes Health

The Importance of Nutrition to Your Eyes Importance of Nutrition
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The Importance of Nutrition to Your Eyes Importance of Nutrition

This week’s blog on The Importance of Nutrition to Your Eyes has been contributed by Dr Luisa Sastre, Specialist Ophthalmologist in Medical Retina When faced with a diagnosis such as macular degeneration or diabetic retinopathy, many of my patients ask me: “Doctor, is there anything else, apart from the conventional treatments that I can do...

Age-related Macular Degeneration (AMD)
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Age-related Macular Degeneration (AMD)

The central part of the retina (at the back of the eye) is called the macula and it has an important function as it controls the quality and sharpness of the central part of our vision. Over time, the macular can wear out and lose some of its functionality which means loss of central vision...

Anatomy of the Eye
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Anatomy of the Eye

Although it is small in size, the eye arguably provides us with the most important of the five senses – vision. This section gives an overview of the anatomy of the eye and how the eye works.