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The latest in the world of sight and vision

World Sight Day

World Sight Day is an annual event designed to raise awareness of blindness and visual impairment across the globe. This year World Sight Day is on October 11th 2018. World Sight Day 2017

The BBC posted an interesting article recently on the role good diet can play in maintaining healthy vision. Food for good vision

Prescription Swimming Goggles FAQ

ABDO have produced a handy infographic on the subject of prescription swimming goggles, one of a series of informative factsheets, and something which we can offer swimmers here at Hollinshead & King.

National Eye Health Week

Have you or your children been to an optician recently? As many as one in five school-aged children have undetected vision problems. This annual campaign is designed to raise the profile of eyesight and vision matters across the nation and runs in late September. Its message is always highly relevant for all parents. Visit their website for more details. National Eye Health Week

Eyecare FAQ

On the subject of ABDOs FAQ factsheets, the Association of British Dispensing Opticians' website now has a page for the general public which seeks to answer a number of commonly asked questions you might have. Eyecare FAQ website

Healthcare News

ABDO have also joined forces with ITN to produce a series of informative and far-reaching discussions on vision and sight matters, including low vision and childrens' eyecare. Check out their videos.... ITN Healthcare News Videos

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