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78% of people say they fear losing their sight more than any other sense, according to a new report by RNIB. The State of the Nation Eye Health 2017: A Year in Review report also revealed that 25% of people do not have an eye test every...

Have you eaten your greens? Higher ocular lutein levels have been linked with improved academic performance in children, according to new research. Lutein is found in green leafy vegetables, egg yolks and fortified food products. Read the full story here http://ow.ly/1PQB30cRdeH ...

Regular eye examinations are vital to maintain clear vision and identify subtle changes in sight levels, but what actually happens during a routine eye test? These are the key stages: Your history - To begin with, we’ll ask whether you are experiencing any specific health problems...

Contact lenses are very popular among people with active lifestyles or outdoor jobs, and today’s leading ranges can provide crystal-clear vision at varying distances. While early contact lenses were produced in the Victorian era from glass, most modern contact lenses are made with softer materials...

Choosing new glasses is a very important decision. As one of your face’s most instantly noticeable features, glasses are a significant style statement. They should also provide you with crystal-clear vision that suits your lifestyle and daily activities. Small rectangular lenses can work well for people...

The human eye is an amazing feat of engineering, but its component parts can seem quite mysterious. If you can’t tell your retina from your cornea, this diagram explains how our eyes allow us to view the world...

Choosing glasses for children can be a tricky task. Our noses and cheeks have different proportions to our faces when we’re little, and playgrounds are unforgiving environments in terms of wear and tear. Fortunately, we have plenty of experience taking those all-important measurements and matching...