The latest news and developments in the eye health and sight loss sector.
A new study has indicated a link between the prolonged stress caused by taking multiple exams and a small increase in intraocular pressure (IOP).
The new NICE guideline for the management of cataracts in adults was launched last month
The new Low Vision, Habilitation and Rehabilitation Framework for adults and children will help commissioners understand what good practice should look like and inform their decisions when planning services.
A Canadian model has experienced partial sight loss after a procedure to permanently colour the white of her eye purple went wrong.
The Nystagmus Network charity will use ‘Wobbly Wednesday’ on 1 November 2017 to raise funds for the most common eye condition found in school-aged children.
Tickets are now available for the Excellence in Patient Support conference which will take place on Tuesday 28 November in London.
Ten people with Retinitis Pigmentosa are being asked to review the benefits of an eye implant.
Following the release of the polymer £5 note last September, the new £10 note that’s being released tomorrow is the most accessible yet.
One in five people will live with sight loss in their lifetime despite at least half of all cases being avoidable, warns a new report published by RNIB and high street opticians Specsavers.
From 17 August 2017, eye health professionals will use a new Certificate of Vision Impairment (CVI) form when certifying people as severely sight impaired (blind) or sight impaired (partially sighted) in England.