National Eye Health Week Day 5 ‘The Big Blink’

27 September 2019
Source: Vision Matters/NEHW

As part of National Eye Health Week 2019 Friday 27th September is the day of ‘The Big Blink’ We pledge to look up from our screens at 11am on Fr-eye-day 27 September and focus on something 20 feet away for 20 seconds and then repeat every 20 minutes to prevent symptoms of screen fatigue. Support on social Media using #EyeWeek

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VISTA: Free Eye Screenings for National Eye Health Week

25 September 2019
Source: Vista

Local sight loss charity Vista is gearing up for a busy time during National Eye Health week, from Monday, 23rd to Friday 27th September, 10am – 4pm. Vista will be out by the Clock Tower, Leicester City Centre, with our fully equipped Mobile Support Service. They will be offering free eye screening, looking for any early signs of possible eye

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National Eye Health Week, Tuesday: Diet and Eye Health

24 September 2019
Source: National Eye Health Week

A poor diet can increase your risk of sight loss. Take a look at the #EyeWeek ‘Diet and Eye Health’ leaflet for more information about the role nutrition can play in helping to keep your eyes and vision healthy.  

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College of Optometrists launches new animation and poster explaining the role of the optometrist

30 August 2019
Source: The College of Optometrists

Resources developed for member use during National Eye Health Week The College of Optometrists has launched two new member-only resources to help members in the promotion of National Eye Health Week 2019. The College has developed a short animation that explains the role of the optometrist, and a poster outlining which professionals a patient is likely to encounter during a

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