Read on Ageing population demands eye health investment

Ageing population demands eye health investment

With chronic vision disorders affecting 93% of people aged 65 or over, Optometry Australia is calling on the major parties to take vision problems seriously and improve access to optometry care for elderly Australians.

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Read on A modest $22.6 million Government investment will start to avert a looming eye health crisis

A modest $22.6 million Government investment will start to avert a looming eye health crisis

Optometry Australia is calling on the Australian Government to urgently invest in saving and improving the eyesight of millions of Australians by making a relatively small $22.6 million investment over five years to start deflecting a looming eye health crisis.

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