Trusted information on retinal diseases and disorders, plus links to trusted resources.
Retinal detachment is a medical emergency and you should go to hospital immediately if it happens.
Tunnel vision and night blindness are just 2 of the symptoms caused by the genetic eye disorder retinitis pigmentosa. Learn more about it here.
Varicose veins can be painful and without treatment, they often get worse. Talk to your doctor if you notice any symptoms. Treatments are available, and there is plenty you can do to help.
This incurable disease leads to loss of vision, but you can cut your risk of macular degeneration by making healthy lifestyle choices.
Vasculitis is an autoimmune disease that causes inflammation of blood vessels. Discover causes and symptoms of vasculitis and how it can be diagnosed and treated.
Discover how diabetes can slowly damage your retina (the layer of light-sensitive tissue in the back of the eye), leading to diabetic retinopathy.
Eye cancer develops when abnormal cells in the eye grow and divide uncontrollably. Eye cancer can be quite hard to treat, but luckily it is rare in Australia.
Blood and blood vessels
Blood, the heart and the vessels that carry blood around the body together make up the cardiovascular system. Learn more about how it functions and related conditions.
Laser eye surgery
Laser eye surgery is commonly used to correct vision in people by reshaping the cornea and in many cases removes the need for glasses.