Month: November 2016

Diabetes Eye Problems – How Does It Affect Your Eyes?

[toc]Did you know nearly one person in every 25 in the UK has diabetes? It can take time to get your diabetes under control, but the results are worth it – otherwise, you could set yourself up for a host of complications. Diabetes can take a toll on nearly every organ in your body, and …

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Can you spot the robin perched in this herd of reindeer?

The holidays are coming and what better way to get in the festive spirit than with an eye-boggling brain teaser. Can you spot the Robin?

The epidemic outbreak of Acanthamoeba keratitis

Acanthamoeba keratitis is a rare, but serious vision threatening parasitic infection seen most often in contact lens wearers.

Contacts Improper Care

What Are The Dangers Of Wearing Contact Lenses?

Around 3 million people in the UK wear contact lenses and they can provide a safe and effective way to correct vision when used with care and proper supervision – but you may not realise the full impact of the consequences if you don’t properly care for your contacts. [toc] A recent news story uncovered the dangers …

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Computer Vision Syndrome In Kids – How To Protect Them

Most of us don’t go a day without using a digital screen, whether it’s at work on a computer, reading off a tablet or tending to our smartphone – and now younger and younger children’s eyes are being exposed to digital screens, threatening their vision. [toc] Tablets and phones have replaced the TV as a …

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