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18
Nov

Ocular Coherence Tomography (OCT)

“Seeing beneath the surface is essential to the health of your eyes…” What is OCT? OCT – Ocular Coherence Tomography – is an advanced eye scan for people of all ages. Similar to ultrasound, OCT uses light rather than sound waves to illustrate the different layers that make up the back of your eye. The […]

11
Nov

New Range From Cutler & Gross

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4
Nov

New Range From Bellinger

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1
Nov

New Range From Lindberg

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28
Oct

Protect Your Eyes Around Fireworks

According to research, every year ten people lose their sight due to fireworks and over half of all firework related injuries are suffered by children. With 81% of the injuries occurring in October and November, eye experts at the College of Optometrists are highlighting the need to take safety precautions when using and watching fireworks […]

28
Oct

The Dangers of Wearing Novelty Contact Lenses on Halloween

If you’re thinking about wearing novelty contact lenses to add an eye-popping touch to your zombie or vampire outfit – think again. You may be putting your eyes at risk by using lenses bought from a non-reputable source or if you use them without the professional guidance of an optometrist, doctor or contact lens optician. […]

28
Oct

New Range from Cartier

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17
Aug

Myopia – Short Sightedness

“Short-sightedness, or myopia, is a very common eye condition that causes distant objects to appear blurred, while close objects can be seen clearly.”   It’s thought to affect up to one in three people in the UK and is becoming more common. Short-sightedness can range from mild, where treatment may not be required, to severe, […]

10
Aug

Difficulties at School, Dyslexia & Vision

“a guide to the role of visual problems in people who have difficulties at school” Difficulties at School: is it dyslexia? People with specific learning difficulties have problems with certain skills at school. The most common type of specific learning difficulty is a difficulty with reading and spelling; and this is often called dyslexia. Dyslexic […]

5
Aug

Back-to-School with ABM

When I grow up.. Firefighter, Train Driver, Pilot, Police Officer.. Sadly, the summer holidays are nearly over and it’s nearly time to go back to school. As well as getting your kids kitted out for the new school year – uniforms, sports gear, stationary, etc – have you considered getting their eyes tested? It is […]