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Scientists have identified six genetic variants associated with the eye condition glaucoma in people from around the world including Australia. The discovery, in three major studies, could help identify people at higher risk of the disease and lead to earlier screening and treatments. All three studies, published...

Cataracts are the leading cause of blindness across the world, leading to severe disadvantage for those affected and unable to access surgery. And while Australia's developed health system often ensures prompt treatment for those affected, this isn't always the case, especially for Indigenous Australians. Peggy Giakoumelos reports. The...

The theme for this year's World Glaucoma Week is - B.I.G- Beat Invisible Glaucoma. You can Beat Invisible Glaucoma with a simple optic nerve check. Everyone hopes to preserve their eyesight- this World Glaucoma Week help by taking part in the World’s B.I.G Breakfast. This is especially...