Are You Fit to Drive? Visual requirements for fitness to drive and maintaining a driver’s license in Australia. Driving is a privilege that comes with a set of responsibilities. To ensure the safety of everyone on the road, legal driving requirements are in place, including both the possession of a valid license and the fitness […]
The importance of shingles vaccination for adults over 65 Shingles, also known as herpes zoster, is a painful and often debilitating viral infection that affects millions of adults worldwide. It is caused by a reactivation of the varicella-zoster virus (VZV), the same virus that initially causes chickenpox. After recovering from chickenpox, the VSV becomes dormant, […]
A Glimpse into the Technology of a Modern Ophthalmology Practice In the ever-evolving world of healthcare, ophthalmology stands out as a field where technological advancements in eye care clinics have significantly improved patient care. At Nexus Eyecare clinic, our fancy equipment is more than just advanced technology, it is the key to preserving and improving your […]
Dry eye has become an all too familiar issue for many people. Reports have stated that up to 85% of the population has experienced dry eye at some point, with a significant increase in the frequency and severity post-pandemic.
Have you been told that your constant watery eyes are actually Dry Eye Syndrome? Although it seems counterintuitive, watery eyes can actually be a symptom of dry eyes. This phenomenon occurs due to your body’s attempt to compensate for a lack of sufficient tear film. Dry eye is a common condition that affects millions of people worldwide. It is more prevalent among older adults, particularly those over the age of 50.