Eye Test

Too Many People in the UK Are Facing Sight Loss Alone

Stephen Remington | Posted 05.05.2014 | UK
Stephen Remington

The current reality, though, is that all too often newly diagnosed people are left alone and vulnerable, without access to the support they so desperately need. Confirmation of sight loss is devastating news. And it often comes with no practical advice, counselling, support or guidance. This is a terrible predicament for anyone facing this appalling situation.

Focus on Eyecare as Sight Loss is Set to Double

Raconteur Media | Posted 26.06.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Raconteur Media

Almost two million people in the UK are living with sight loss, yet one in three of us fail to get our eyes checked regularly, writes Peter Archer.

Schoolgirl Killed In Car Crash By Pensioner Who Had Been Warned Not To Drive After Failing Eye Test

Posted 14.03.2012 | UK Universities & Education

A pensioner who killed a schoolgirl as he mounted the pavement in his car had been warned not to drive three days earlier after he failed an eye test,...

Charity Urges Diabetics To Get Retinal Screening

PA | Posted 07.11.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- Half a million people with diabetes in England are at risk of blindness because they do not get proper checks, a charity has warn...