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Common Eye Conditions in Children

Common Eye Conditions in Children

31 Jan 2022

As a child grows and explores the world their five senses are crucially important, none more so than their vision.

Most children go through their childhood with no issues with their vision, some many need glasses to correct short-sightedness or long-sightedness whilst others will suffer eye conditions varying from mild to severe.

We help you recognise the ell tale signs and symptoms of common eye conditions in children from a stye to cataracts.

How To Get A Free Eye Test

How To Get A Free Eye Test

31 Jan 2022

Many people in the UK are entitled to a free sight test on the NHS but may not be aware of it, here we set out all of the NHS' categories and requirements for receiving a free sight test.

Even if you don't fall into any of the NHS groups for a free eye test don't panic! it's still possible you could bag a free eye test from a high street opticians.

Anatomy of the eye - Main features explained

Anatomy of the eye - Main features explained

31 Jan 2022

The eye is one if no the most important of the five sense, and like an iceberg we only see a small portion of the eye, but there is so much more hidden.

There is no doubt that the eye is an amazing part of the body, made up of many parts, each having an important role in your vision.

Discover all the different parts of the eye, and what each part does to enable the wonder of sight

Take a deeper look into the eye and discover the function of each individual part.