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10 Jun, 2016, 10:47 BST Surgeons Warn Not to Neglect Eyes - Diabetes Awareness Week 12-18 June 2016

Not only are eye checks vital to maintain the health of the eyes, and to detect health conditions, they are especially vital for those who suffer...


05 May, 2016, 08:43 BST The Nation's Mishaps as we Choose Vanity Before Vision

New research shows that 45 per cent of British adults who have or should wear glasses are refusing to wear them because they want to look good. This...


20 Apr, 2016, 10:26 BST What Stops British Adults Donating Eyes?

Leading eye research charity calls on the nation to consider the gift of sight Despite a shortage in corneas for transplant purposes, new research[i] ...


18 Sep, 2015, 07:00 BST Are Smokey Eyes Really Beautiful?

National Eye Health Week 21-27 September 2015 Smokey eyes are regarded as sexy, sultry and stunning. But nothing could be further from the truth,...


02 Aug, 2015, 08:00 BST Cataracts No Longer an 'Old Age' Condition

A leading eye hospital group highlights the trend for Britons to have cataract surgery at a younger age than ever before. A new study by Optegra Eye...