Advice

You will find advice about common eye conditions and frequently asked questions related to eyes and eye health here.

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Common Eye Conditions

Listed below are some common eye conditions that we can assist with.

For a complete list, you can visit lookafteryoureyes.org, a website provided by The College of Optometrists.

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Blog Articles

What the numbers on your prescription mean

IntelliSight Opticians - Wednesday, May 09, 2018
Are you a .45? Perhaps a -5, or even a +2 – we are of course talking about your eye prescription. If you’ve ever wondered what these numbers, and the accompanying abbreviation means, you’re in the right place. Welcome to our one stop guide  .. READ MORE

Why do I need an eye test every two years?

Julie Breen - Friday, April 06, 2018
There are certain measures of time we all know – the sun rises and sets every 24 hours, your birthday comes around once a year (unless you’re the Queen of course who celebrates two different dates) and you will be due an eye test every two years.  .. READ MORE

World Glaucoma week – Five key facts

Julie Breen - Monday, March 26, 2018
‘The silent blinding disease’, ‘the sneak thief of site’, no matter what you call it, or what variety you have, glaucoma is a terrible disease – and by 2020 s many as 11.2 million could be suffering with it undiagnosed. This  .. READ MORE

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