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Annual General Meeting December 3 via zoom

NOTICE OF ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING 2020 Keratoconus Australia Inc will hold its Annual General Meeting on Thursday, December 3, 2020 at 5pm (Melbourne time) via zoom. Please register your attendance via email to and a zoom link will be sent to you prior to the meeting. Reports on the Association’s activities and its financial

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How to meet the challenges of Spring

Spring can be tough for people with keratoconus who also suffer from allergies. These three simple initiatives can help you through the pollen season 1. Treat itchy eyes, don’t rub them! As the cold gives way to warmer weather and we spend more time outdoors, pollens start to emerge too. People with keratoconus tend to

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World Keratoconus Day

November 10 is World Keratoconus Day. It’s a day to share your story of life with keratoconus with family and friends, to celebrate your successes and remind yourself of what you learned from all your experiences along this lifelong journey. Inform those around you about keratoconus by referring them to the information and many resources

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World Sight Day – get your eyes tested

It’s World Sight Day and time to book that eye test you may have put off due to Covid-19. Created by the World Health Organization, World Sight Day is an annual event to focus global attention on blindness and vision impairment and is supported by Vision 2020 Australia and Keratoconus Australia. In Australia, around 90%

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Keraclub 2020 Video now available

KeraClub 2020 Dr Himal Kandel and Professor Stephanie Watson Save Sight Institute, The University of Sydney COVID-19 outbreak has impacted almost every aspect of our lives and KeraClub was no exception. This year, the 5th annual community event for people with keratoconus ‘KeraClub 2020’ was organised solely as a webinar. The Save Sight Institute and

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Keraclub 2020 – July 28 Zoom meeting

KeraClub 2020: 5th Annual Keratoconus Event as a Webinar The 5th annual community event for patients with keratoconus, their family and friends, is being held as a webinar this year on Tuesday, 28 July 2020, 5 pm to 6 pm AEST.  The KeraClub will bring together keratoconus patients with  eye care experts. The goal is

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Project to create special glasses for keratoconus

An interesting project to develop spectacles that correct asymmetric astigmatism which characterizes keratoconus. If successful, this would further assist people who have trouble wearing contact lenses for long periods and may help them avoid surgery. Read more

Keraclub 2019 audio podcasts now available

Audio podcasts of presentations given by speakers at Keraclub 2019 are now available. Highlights of the evening were an update on the latest keratoconus research from the Save Sight Keratoconus Registry, a talk on how to manage contact lenses for keratoconus in extreme conditions, patient stories and a panel discussion. The audio podcasts can be

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