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Tuesday, October 7, 2014 - 14:57
Kick the Habit, Save your Eyesight We are all aware of the links between smoking and cancer but most of us don’t know that smoking can severely damage our eyes and in some cases even lead to sight loss. In fact, just 15% of smokers are worried...
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 15:18
According to the Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB), over half of all sight loss could be avoided by simply looking after your eyes - and what you eat plays a big role in this. Now in its fifth year, National Eye Health Week is back...
Monday, September 22, 2014 - 08:59
Keep an Eye on Your Health Now in its fifth year, National Eye Health Week is back on 22-28 September with the aim of raising awareness and promoting the importance of healthy eyes. Hundreds of eye care organisations and charities across the...
Thursday, September 11, 2014 - 15:15
How People With Common Eye Conditions See Despite existing since the 13th century, glasses remain somewhat of a novelty for people who don’t wear them. I’m shortsighted and I wear glasses, but my non-spectacle wearing friends and colleagues always...
Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 09:56
Cataloguing the World’s Diversity Brazilian artist Angelica Dass’ look at colour has taken her on a mammoth journey to catalogue all possible human skin tones. The Humanae project is designed to highlight the diversity across the world beyond...
Tuesday, August 12, 2014 - 08:50
Is that what they were hoping for? We often look to celebrities for benchmarks in beauty and fashion, and their appearance can sometimes influence the way we want to look and feel ourselves, so it’s not uncommon to hear of the latest celebrity...