National Eye Health Week
This week is National Eye Health Week and here are some reasons why having your eyes tested regularly is important.
Did you know?
-1.8 million people in the UK are living with sight loss. For 53% of these, a simple sight test and new spectacles could really help.
-A sight test can detect early signs of conditions like glaucoma, which can be treated if found soon enough
-During a sight test, other health conditions such as diabetes or high blood pressure may be detected.
-For healthy eyes, eat well, don’t smoke and wear eye protection in bright sunlight.