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June 22, 2018

Two hours. Just 2 hours in front of a digital screen can cause your eyes to feel strained and tired.

The average person spends around 10 hours a day staring at some form of digital screen. Work and school make us dependent on computers, tablets and mobile devices, and a...

July 9, 2017

Seeing as we are surrounded by this amazing glorious sunny weather, we thought we would share with you a good quality lens which will benefit and protect your eyes from Ultraviolet rays.

FACT: Did you know that UV rays are invisible and painless but pose a constant thre...

July 7, 2017

You may not realise it, but optometrists use a wide variety of tests and procedures to examine your eyes. These tests range from reading an eye chart to complex tests using high-powered lenses to visualize the tiny structures inside of your eyes. 

Pre-test

Before you eve...

July 7, 2017

The eyelids are thin folds of skin which cover and protect our eyes. They have muscles controlling their movement up and down known as the levator palpebrae. This can either be done via an involuntary or voluntary action of our nervous system. Each eyelid will have a r...

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