Glaucoma is the leading cause of avoidable blindness worldwide, affecting over 300,000 Australians, yet it is estimated that 50% of those living with glaucoma are undiagnosed.
Her advice to other women is to “trust your gut”. If you are feeling off or different in any way, then go see your doctor.”
“I started to suffer from bad insomnia; I would fall asleep quickly and then be awake,” she recalls.
Another year, and another set of New Year’s resolutions that many of us are bound to discard like the Christmas wrapping we tore from this year’s presents.
No one wants to be the killjoy this Christmas, but it’s important that parents are extra careful, and think twice, before buying certain toys for their children or young relatives.
“Overuse and inappropriate use of antimicrobials is a key factor contributing to bacteria becoming unresponsive to last-line drugs,”