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What is Nearsighted or what is Myopic?

What is Nearsighted or what is Myopic?

4 Sep 2021

Myopia is more commonly known as nearsightedness or shortsightedness.

Myopia is a common eye condition which causes blurred vision at a distance, but clear, more focused vision up close.

Read more to find out the signs and causes of myopia , along with the treatments available.

What is Farsighted? | Hypermetropia definition

What is Farsighted? | Hypermetropia definition

4 Sep 2021

Farsightedness or longsightedness is largely hereditary, but can develop in anyone.

If you are farsighted you may have heard your optician refer to it as Hyperopia, or, hypermetropia.

So what exactly causes farsightedness and how can it be corrected? Read on to find out the answer to these questions and more...

Contact Lenses and Blue Light - its effect on the eyes

Contact Lenses and Blue Light - its effect on the eyes

15 Jan 2021

We've all heard about blue light and it's potential to damage the eyes, but what exactly is blue light and what are it's dangers and benefits?

Read more to find out whether blue light is as dangerous as first thought and what you can do reduce any harmful effects.