Glaucoma treatment — the silent thief of sight

Glaucoma treatment — the silent thief of sight

by Jenny Glaucoma treatment — more than tunnel vision As the leading cause of preventable blindness in New Zealand, glaucoma is a group of diseases that damage the eye’s optic nerve and can result in vision loss and blindness. However, with early detection and...
Peeps – a revolutionary lens cleaner

Peeps – a revolutionary lens cleaner

by Jenny The safest and most tested lens cleaning technology in the world – Peeps Greenlane Penrose is excited to offer the newest advancement in lens care, an all-in-one lens cleaner for all glasses. PEEPS FEATURES: Developed to clean eyewear and sunglasses NEW...
A safe point of view: protecting your eyes

A safe point of view: protecting your eyes

by Jenny Seeing eye to eye with safety  When you think of protective eyewear, you probably think of a professional using heavy machinery at work. And you’re right – these workers should absolutely be wearing protective eyewear in these situations. It could mean...
Vitreous detachment — see the light?

Vitreous detachment — see the light?

by Jenny What is vitreous detachment? Most of the eye’s interior is filled with vitreous, a gel-like substance that helps the eye maintain a round shape. There are millions of fibers intertwined within the vitreous that are attached to the surface of the retina, the...
How blue light prevents beauty rest

How blue light prevents beauty rest

by Jenny There are numerous studies that have linked “the night shift” and exposure to blue light at night to several types of cancer, diabetes, heart disease, and obesity. Exposure to light during nighttime limits the production of melatonin, a hormone that...