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Tom Dunne has Laser Eye Surgery at Optilase

  Tom Dunne, Radio Broadcaster and Musician, has undertaken a pioneering treatment called Presbia that provides a reading glasses-free alternative for ageing eyes.   About Tom Dunne Tom Dunne is a Radio Broadcaster and... Read more
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Solutions for the Gradual Loss
of Reading Vision

  Just in the past few weeks, legendary actor Dame Judi Dench has revealed that as a result of her failing eyesight caused by an age-related condition known as macular degeneration, she is now... Read more

Why Do I Need Glasses and How Can I Get Rid of Them?

If you are able to see perfectly at both near and far distances, then you are lucky enough to enjoy normal vision. This will change as you get older and the lens of the... Read more

Blurred Vision Near and Far Away – You may have Astigmatism

If you haven’t seen an eye care professional and find the objects both near and far away are blurry; you probably have astigmatism. It’s an extremely common condition – many people have a mild... Read more

Changes in Adult Vision after 40

Ageing is a natural process that affects all parts of the body, including the eyes, so it is important to take note of any changes in your eyesight no matter how slight and ensure... Read more

Why do I see better when I squint?

Squinting is an instinctive reaction by your eyes to bright light, by trying to reduce the amount of light suddenly entering the eye.   However, if you find yourself squinting in order to see... Read more

It’s All Downhill After 40 but Optilase can Help

40 is usually considered a milestone birthday, as is an age at which many people start to notice an inevitable deterioration of…well, just about everything. Eyesight after Age 40 Eyesight is always affected, as... Read more

Top Ten Warning Signs of Age-Related Eye Trouble

As we get older, everything starts to fail a bit; and our eyes are no exception. We can work out to keep our bodies fit, but to keep our eyes in good shape is... Read more

Baby Boomers and Eyesight Issues over 40

If you’ve turned 40, chances are you’ve noticed that your body is beginning to betray you a little. Your eyesight in particular will have changed, and one of the biggest issues with people aged... Read more
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What is Astigmatism?

Astigmatism is a condition of where the front surface of the eye, called the cornea, is irregularly shaped. Your cornea should be sphere-shaped like a football; people with astigmatism have an oblong cornea, like... Read more