Eye Care

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Eye Tests After Laser Eye Surgery

Laser vision correction is a credible option for vision correction amongst the more common options of glasses and contact lenses. Eye tests after laser eye surgery should not be overlooked. For some eye surgery brings goosebumps and for others its an obvious choice. Whether you decide to go for laser eye surgery or not is your choice. Here at Oldfields Opticians, our Optometrist is experienced in post operative care following cataract surgery, lens replacement surgery, […]

Private Diabetic Retinopathy Treatment London

Private diabetic retinopathy treatment London. If you are looking for private diabetic retinopathy treatment, you need to known about a new technology available that is changing the options available for diabetic eye disease sufferers.   What are the four stages of diabetic retinopathy? Background Diabetic Retinopathy : Microscopic leaks of blood are visible on the back of your eyes. Your vision is unaffected Pre-proliferative Diabeteic Retinopathy : leaking of blood in the retina becomes widespread […]

25 Ways to Treat Dry Eyes

Ways to treat dry eyes. A growing problem in this modern age, the feeling of walking around with a stone in your shoe everyday is not pleasant. Neither is the eyelash in your feels that can come with dry eye disease. Depending on the underlying cause of your dry eyes, there are a number of options available to you in treating them. Not all options are suitable for all as there are different types of […]

Handmade Designer Glasses

Melanin lenses in London

Melanin lenses in London. What is melanin and why is it so good at protecting us against the harmful effects of UV radiation? Melanin is best known as a skin pigment. It gives us different skin complexions depending on the amount of melanin we have. The less melanin we have the paler the complexion and the more we have the darker the complexion. However, melanin is also made by our bodies in response to UV […]

Childhood Myopia

How to Stop Short Sightedness Getting Worse

How to stop short sightedness getting worse? Childhood myopia treatment is being looked at more and more closely by parents. The rate of childhood myopia is increasing to epidemic levels in some countries and researchers are working hard to look for solutions. There have been a number of ideas over the years that suggest the worsening of myopia in children is down to prolonged close work, reading in the dark or using digital devices. There […]