World Sight Day

This annual awareness day, that falls on the second Thursday of October, draws attention to blindness and vision impairment. Eye care issues impact every age group and it is important to have a regular eye examination, especially for those who are vulnerable: young, school-going children, the elderly, those with diabetes.[…]

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World Glaucoma Week

Glaucoma is one of the leading causes of irreversible blindness, but with early treatment damage may be greatly reduced and sight may be saved. The World Glaucoma Association use this awareness week to promote regular testing and get family members of glaucoma patients involved (their risk of getting glaucoma are[…]

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