More than 3.7m people in the UK enjoy the benefits of contact lenses, but only a very small proportion of them are children. Many children could benefit from wearing contact lenses under the supervision of their Optician.
We have all experienced floaters, or blurry eyes after a few too many at the pub, but there are many common eye problems that people do not understand. We kindly folk at Lenstore have taken a stab at answering three of the most common eye questions:
For centuries, artists have been plying their trade on the sidewalks of Paris, Milan and Rome. In 16th century Italy, pavement art was an established form of artistry, with painters called I Madonnari, on account of their typical drawings of the madonna.
Adversity faces all of us, but for many people the thought of losing vision, our dominant sense, is a horrifying prospect. Read on to to discover how these three amazing blind people have overcome their disability to achieve amazing things and inspire us all.
Millions of people around the world struggle every day to get dressed, navigate streets and drive safely. Scientists are looking to rectify that, with innovative inventions that will change lives, minimize road accidents and plumb the hidden depths of the earth.