Vision for Drivers – The Facts

Thursday, January 2nd, 2014

Good eyesight is essential for safe driving and poor vision can impair your driving performance. You are responsible for ensuring that your vision meets the specified minimum (more…)

Smoking and Sight Loss

Tuesday, December 17th, 2013

Eye test

The facts

The link between smoking and the UK’s leading cause of sight loss is as strong as the link between smoking and lung cancer.

Smoking doubles your chances of losing your sight:


Smart phone could help ‘prevent blindness’

Tuesday, August 27th, 2013

Scientists have developed an adapted smartphone which can perform eye tests and diagnose vision-related problems. (more…)

Choosing the Right Sunglasses

Wednesday, June 12th, 2013

Do you love how cool your sunglasses make you look?

If you really want to be comfortable in the glare and protect your eyes — and your children’s eyes — from future cataracts, there is more to choosing sunglasses than just looking cool. (more…)

The key to normal eye development in babies

Tuesday, February 5th, 2013

Results of a study published in the journal Nature suggest that a babies eye needs light to develop normally during pregnancy. (more…)

Abnormal’ eye movements linked to Age Related Macular Degeneration (AMD)

Friday, January 18th, 2013

Abnormalities in eye movement and fixation could contribute to the difficulty that AMD sufferers have perceiving (more…)

Researchers identify early predictor of glaucoma

Thursday, January 3rd, 2013

Patients with abnormally narrow retinal arteries could be at an increased risk of developing glaucoma, suggest the results of a study published in the journal Ophthalmology. (more…)

Detecting Abnormal Eye Movements in Children

Saturday, December 22nd, 2012

EyeBrain has launched a new application to measure eye movement disorders in children when reading. (more…)

Glaucoma Causes Slower Reading

Saturday, December 22nd, 2012

People with glaucoma have difficulty with reading out loud and silent reading, a group of American based researchers have discovered. (more…)