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Eyesight by age 2 min read

Vision at 40

As you reach your 40s you may notice your vision changing. Discover more about eye conditions and diseases that may impact you.

Your life and eyes 2 min read

How to protect your vision on the slopes

Whether you are experienced or it’s your first time on a pair of skis, staying safe doesn’t just include making it down the mountain in one piece. Find out how to protect your vision on the slopes.

Your life and eyes 5 min read

Tips on maintaining healthy vision

Up to half of sight loss cases are avoidable, just by looking after your eyes properly.  Your lifestyle plays a big part of this, so if you’re looking for the best way to maintain healthy vision, you might want to consider your everyday choices.

Your life and eyes 5 min read

The latest technology for single vision lenses

It’s fair to say that our lifestyles are evolving at a very fast rate. The design of a single vision lens has changed very little since it's invention in the 1800s, meaning our corrective single vision lenses are not answering our lifestyle needs of today.

Your life and eyes 5 min read

Is UV light dangerous for your eyes?

You’ve probably already heard a lot about UV light and the dangers it can pose to your health, but how much do you really know about it? Here we take an in-depth look at what UV light is, the effect it has on you and how you can protect yourself effectively from any dangers.

Your life and eyes 4 min read

Get ready for summer with the right sunglasses

Protection from the sun doesn’t just include covering up and applying sun cream. It’s also hugely important to protect your eyes from the sun too. So, if you’re looking forward to summer, here’s a guide on just how important protective sunglasses are.

Eye conditions & symptoms 4 min read

Understanding Nyctalopia

Nyctalopia, also known as night-blindness, is an impairment that affects your ability to see at night. It could be due to a dietary imbalance, an eye condition or a chronic eye disease.

Your life and eyes 4 min read

How do lens coatings work?

In our latest blog, we’ll look at how lens coatings work and what makes them such an impressive technological advancement for your lenses.

Eye conditions & symptoms 2 min read

Understanding Amblyopia

Amblyopia, commonly referred to as ‘lazy eye’, tends to affect children and is usually easy to treat. Find out the causes amblyopia, the signs to look for and how to treat it.

Your life and eyes 4 min read

Driving over 60: Do I need an eye test?

The ageing eye brings with it a unique set of challenges. As you inch closer to 60, the eye undergoes a series of anatomical and physiological changes that may affect vision and your ability to perform simple, everyday tasks like reading and driving.

Your life and eyes 4 min read

Improving your visual comfort with lens coatings

Lens coatings, also known as lens enhancements, are a great way to make your lenses even more effective, improving your visual comfort and acuity. Acting as a fundamental part of your prescription lenses, lens coatings have some of the most up-to-date technology to ensure healthy vision.

Your life and eyes 3 min read

Are lens coatings for your glasses really worth it?

If you wear your glasses frequently, you’ll have no doubt experienced smudges, scratches and bothersome reflections at some point. Lens coatings can be an effective solution to help you get more out of your lenses, but what difference can they really make to your glasses?