Entries by NQ Eye Admin

JulEYE Week 2

Good eye health starts with regular eye examinations from birth.  Studies have shown parents are putting their children eyesight at risk, as they believe it is not detrimental to their overall health.  The most critical time period for eye development is in the first ten years of life.  This is where the foundation of quality […]

JulEYE Week 1

The Eye Surgeon’s Foundation started JulEYE to help raise awareness for eye health within the community.  The main objectives of JulyEYE are to: Increase community awareness of eye disease. To raise funding for vision research projects, such as finding causes and cures for vision impairments related to Glaucoma and Age-Related Macular Degeneration. To provide support […]

World Glaucoma Week 12-18 March 2017

This week is world Glaucoma week to raise awareness for Glaucoma. A condition where the optic nerve at the back of the eye is damaged resulting in permanent vision loss. In the early stages of Glaucoma there are often no symptoms. It is not until the late stages of the disease do those with Glaucoma start […]