More of us are experiencing short-sightedness or myopia, so to what extent are our modern lifestyles and hours spent staring at screens to blame?
‘Investing money and resources in the nation’s eye care will bring about huge returns’
Our ageing population is driving a rise in age-related macular degeneration, and there is a race against time to find new treatments
Almost every high street has an optician, so why are so many people still not getting the eyecare they need?
'Children’s faces have different proportions to adult faces, but the specs all too often are simply scaled-down versions of adult designs'
Experts predict a big jump in the number of people suffering sight loss as the UK’s population gets older – and need to know the true scale of the problem
NHS eye examinations for children under the age of 16 are free and could prevent serious problems developing later in life
Starting tomorrow, National Eye Health Week focuses on the importance of eyecare in the UK, where many neglect their sight