How Can You Protect Your Eyes During Sports And Leisure Activities?
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How Can You Protect Your Eyes During Sports And Leisure Activities?

Did you know that sports are now the largest reason behind serious eye injuries in the United Kingdom? Sport and leisure activities are a vital part of the culture here: a recent…

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How Will The Eye Care Industry Change In The Era Of New Normality?
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How Will The Eye Care Industry Change In The Era Of New Normality?

The eye care industry in Scotland has undergone a phased resumption following the initial lockdowns in March. From 13 July onwards, optometry practices were allowed to increase their provision on a needs…

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Correcting myopia in children
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Correcting myopia in children

by Optometrist Eleanor Leech My child has developed myopia. I’m wondering if there are any treatments available for children? I don’t mean surgery but any treatments that can stop or…

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Vision correction surgery: Why is it so expensive?
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Vision correction surgery: Why is it so expensive?

Choosing to undergo laser eye surgery, lens replacement or cataract surgery is a big decision.From the procedure to after care there are important factors to take into consideration. Firstly, safety. It goes without saying that…

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Why might lens replacement surgery be better for me than laser eye surgery
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Why might lens replacement surgery be better for me than laser eye surgery

By far the most common enquiry we receive from prospective patients is.... ‘I would like to have laser eye surgery, but my optician has suggested a more expensive procedure called…

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