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July 18, 2017 0


As our eyes get older, they become more prone to certain problems. Most people will start to need vision correction as they progress through their 60s.  Regular eye exams become increasingly more important as you approach your 60s and beyond. Many eye conditions that lead to vision loss have no noticeable symptoms to the bearer […]

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July 13, 2017 0


Diabetes (diabetes mellitus) is a generalized illness with high blood sugar caused by the body being unable to properly breakdown, utilize and store food. The high levels of sugar in the blood causes changes that affect different parts of the body including the heart, the kidneys, the nerves, and the eyes at the same time. […]

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July 11, 2017 0

5 high-tech contact lenses that could change the world

As wearable vision correction goes, it doesn’t get more low-key than contact lenses. The thin lenses often appear invisible to all but the most eagle-eyed observer. The attraction of this discreet design has led to many high tech inventions, with a variety of purposes and audiences. Here are five such contact lenses that have the […]

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July 6, 2017 0


Diabetes mellitus (often shortened to diabetes) occurs when the body doesn’t produce enough insulin, or when the produced insulin is less effective than normal. The condition is lifelong, and affects over 3 million people aged 16 or over in England. The term ‘diabetes’ can refer to two main types of the disease: Type 1 diabetes […]

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June 30, 2017 0

Eye care tips for School Kids

The arrival of September brings the return of the academic year; the time when children must resettle into their busy schedules and focus on their learning. With the hustle and bustle of school runs, extracurricular activities and homework, it’s not surprising that the upkeep of your child’s eyes takes a back seat. However, vision is […]

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June 29, 2017 0

Eye Anatomy

    What is it? Your eyelid is a thin fold of skin, lined with a row of eyelashes. Each eye has an upper and lower eyelid, and they can be opened and closed by special muscles. What does it do? The eyelids are vital to keeping your eyes healthy. By completely covering the front […]

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June 14, 2017 0

Eye Facts

Our eyes are one of the most fascinating and complex parts of the body. Almost every animal in the animal kingdom relies on them everyday, but how much do we really know about eyes, and how they work? If you like eye facts, check out some of ours below.   Sitting too close to a […]

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September 16, 2014 1

Hello world!

Welcome to WordPress. This is your first post. Edit or delete it, then start blogging!

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