Prescription sunglasses: the quest for the perfect tint

Guide dog Zodiac with sunglasses

11 January 2019
Source: Visualise Training and Consultancy

By Daniel Williams, Visualise Training and Consultancy I recently decided to escape the British winter – and hopefully a Siberian blast – for the sunshine of Gran Canaria. Though a last minute decision, I considered myself fairly well set for a couple of weeks of rest and relaxation on foreign shores. After all, I’d packed my budgie smugglers, a garishly

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Fight for Sight: Research shows one in two Brits putting eye health at risk during sunny weather

8 August 2018
Source: Fight for Sight

Leading eye research charity Fight for Sight says that one in two people is putting their eye health at risk during sunny weather by not always wearing ultraviolet (UV) protective sunglasses to protect their eyes. A YouGov poll conducted on behalf of the charity in July 2018 has found that 54 percent of adults across Great Britain say that they

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AOP: Sunglasses advice in 60 seconds

29 July 2016
Source: AOP

 A new video from the Association of Optometrists (AOP) is helping the public protect their eyes this summer, advising on the damage caused by the sun and what steps to take to protect them. The impact of UV light can be wide reaching, from changing the appearance of the eye to causing serious diseases and conditions. Ceri Smith-Jaynes, optometrist and

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