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Eyes tests before School starts

Eyes tests before School starts

A clear vision for every child It is estimated that 1 million children will return to school this year with...
Children’s Eyesight – Back to School

Children’s Eyesight – Back to School

  Back to school eye tests If your child is not doing as well at school as you expect, it...
Choosing Sun Eye protection for your child

Choosing Sun Eye protection for your child

Which Sunglasses? Cosmetically, the sunglass frame should balance the child’s face. Approximately one-third of the face should be visible above...
Caring for your Contact Lenses on holiday

Caring for your Contact Lenses on holiday

Make sure you have enough solution to last for your holiday as your solution may not be available abroad. Ask...
Why should children wear Photochromic (Transitions) Lenses?

Why should children wear Photochromic (Transitions) Lenses?

Transition Lenses Blue light and UV radiation is present in all daylight. Whilst these are an essential component of natural...
UV radiation and the Eye

UV radiation and the Eye

Ultra Violet (UV) Eye Damage As we approach the seasons where sunlight is more abundant, we need to be aware...
Protect your eyes against UltraViolet damage

Protect your eyes against UltraViolet damage

Why does UV damage unprotected eyes? Ultraviolet (UV) rays, a potential threat to public health, have been surging with the...
Protecting Children's eyes from the sun

Protecting Children's eyes from the sun

Why should children wear Photochromic (Transitions) Lenses? Blue light and UV radiation is present in all daylight. Whilst these are...
Photochromic (Transition) lenses for children

Photochromic (Transition) lenses for children

It is strange that we, as parents, protect our children from anything that has the capacity to harm them and...
High Index (thinner) Spectacle Lenses

High Index (thinner) Spectacle Lenses

Before the development of high index lenses, both long and short sighted people with high prescriptions had to live with...
What are the Government doing about Eye Diseases?

What are the Government doing about Eye Diseases?

This year's big eye health news again comes from the National Health Service, which is a treasured institution one moment...
Blindness from Macular Degeneration, Glaucoma and Diabetes

Blindness from Macular Degeneration, Glaucoma and Diabetes

In the UK, we have no accurate evidence-based idea how many people are registered blind in the UK and from...