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Myopia Awareness Week 2019

Together the World Council of Optometry and Brien Holden Vision Instituteare addressing the prevalence of myopia globally by building an awareness that will help mitigate the effect that myopia will have on billions of lives. “We know that almost half the world’s population will be myopic by the year 20501, with nearly one billion people in the…

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Road Safety Awareness Week 2017

  Don’t swerve a sight test. Please give a minute to watch this short informative video.  

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Daryl lecturing in India – Day 1

From Daryl who is on the south east coast of India this week teaching at The Sankara Nethralaya Academy in Chennai. I have had a very intense first day, with some of the students very familiar with the equipment, but for others, this is the first time! The students are so keen to learn and…

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Common Terminology of the Eye

The following is a selection of the more common terminology used by opticians describing parts of the eye and also the more everyday conditions that may affect sight or the working of the eye. Astigmatism- a common condition where the cornea or lens of the eye isn’t a perfect curve, causing blurred or distorted vision….

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Parts of the Eye

Eye Health

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