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What happens as our eyes mature?

What happens as our eyes mature?

We all know that as time passes unfortunately our body changes. Our eyes are not immune to these changes, which is not a surprise. Often the first sign, usually at around 40, is that small print becomes harder to read. We begin to need help to read. This is a process...
Blood Pressure and your Eyes

Blood Pressure and your Eyes

I would like to wish all of my patients a very happy, healthy and safe New Year As many of you will know eye tests have many benefits. As well as making sure that the eyes are focusing properly and working together, one of the main reasons, and it is so important, to...
Eye Lashes and Eye Health

Eye Lashes and Eye Health

As many of you will know, I have been studying dry eye and tear film health quite intensively for some time, and I have just read a research article that, if I am honest, I started reading thinking that it was an April fool! However, this just goes to show how...
Why Kids Need Back to School Eye Exams

Why Kids Need Back to School Eye Exams

The benefits of regular testing You may be knee deep in school supplies as the new school year approaches, but don’t forget about your children’s health, especially their eyes. It’s never a bad idea to have your child’s eyesight checked at the start of each new school...
The Moon Landing and Me

The Moon Landing and Me

“We choose to go to the Moon! We choose to go to the Moon, not because they are easy, but because they are hard.” These words from John F. Kennedy in September 1962 still send shivers down my spine. As a 9 year old, they were very exciting, but really didn’t mean that...