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Alexander Bain and Murray introduce the latest technology to help understand and manage myopia (short-sightedness) Alexander Bain and Murray are absolutely delighted to introduce the latest technology in helping you as a parent understand and manage myopia (short-sightedness) with an…

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Eye Conditions

There are many different types of eye conditions, some of the most common ones include: Refractive errors: These include conditions such as nearsightedness (myopia), farsightedness (hyperopia), and astigmatism. Cataracts: A clouding of the lens in the eye that can cause…

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Eye Care From Alexander Bain And Murray

Menopause and Your Eyesight

It is important that women going through menopause attend their optometrist for regular eye examinations to ensure early detection and treatment for any eye conditions. At Alexander Bain and Murray our team of highly experienced opticians will make sure you…

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Eye Health Tips As Winter Sets In

As the winter deepens and we have spent more and more time indoors usually looking at screens, The College of Optometrists is urging the public to take steps to protect their vision and eye health this winter, particularly as many…

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Fireworks and Eye Safety

Fireworks and Eye Safety Every year, in the UK, around 300 people suffer serious eye injuries as a result of accidents involving fireworks, and ten of them lose their sight. Fireworks can cause permanent eye damage by rupturing the eyeball…

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The Dangers of Wearing Novelty Contact Lenses on Halloween

The College of Optometrists advise the public against wearing novelty contact lenses this Halloween unless they are prescribed. Are you considering wearing novelty contact lenses this Halloween? You’re not alone. Research conducted by The College of Optometrists showed that 63%…

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