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Eye infections

Read more about eye infections, it's causes, prevention and treatments.

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Trachoma

Did you know Australia is the only country in the developed world with trachoma, an eye infection that can cause blindness? Learn how to prevent it.

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Eye discharge

Do you have a discharge from the eyes? From styes to scratches, this can indicate an infection and could be caused by any number of conditions.

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Stye

Discover the dos and don’ts of treating a stye, that small lump or swelling on your eyelid caused by blocked and infected glands.

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Objects or chemicals in the eye after care

Trusted information about treatments for objects or chemicals in the eye and well as prevention and general information.

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Blepharitis

Experiencing pain, heat and swelling in the eyelids? You could have blepharitis, inflammation that usually affects both eyes. Here’s how to treat it.

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Eye care

Links to trusted information about eye care.

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Eyes

Eyes are parts of complex nervous system that allow you see the world. Learn more about its parts, how it functions, related conditions and tips to care about them.

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Sjögren’s syndrome

Sjögren’s syndrome is a condition of your immune system that affects your eyes and salivary glands. Learn more about its symptoms, diagnosis and treatment options.

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Differences between bacterial and viral infection

Bacterial and viral infections must be treated differently. Misusing antibiotics to treat viral infections leads to the problem of antibiotic resistance.

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Conjunctivitis

Known as ‘pink eye’, conjunctivitis is a contagious disease that turns the whites of the eye pink. Read about symptoms and treatments here.

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