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Thursday, March 9, 2017 - 09:16
Clinic Compare, the UK’s leading clinic comparison website, has carried out new research to find out which country offers the safest and most reliable emergency healthcare, should you fall ill, for a definitive ranking of the best, and worst...
Tuesday, March 7, 2017 - 15:37
Originally founded 78 years ago by the American Optometric Association, March is Save Your Vision month. In 2017 the technology surrounding eye health, as well as the environmental demands we place on our eyesight, make for interesting times. Many...
Friday, January 27, 2017 - 17:20
Glaucoma, often dubbed the ‘sneak thief of sight' is the second leading cause of blindness worldwide. It is possible to lose up to 40% of your vision as a result of Glaucoma without even noticing. A staggering four and half million people globally...
Thursday, October 13, 2016 - 13:57
On 13th October 2016, we celebrate World Sight Day. Under the VISION 2020 Global Initiative, World Sight Day (WSD) is coordinated by the International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness (IAPB) and in cooperation with the World Health...
Thursday, August 25, 2016 - 09:50
In case you haven’t heard already, today (25th August) is the UK’s fourth annual Mr Hyde National Burger Day. The US has two annual National Burger Days (as well as a National Cheeseburger Day), so three years ago this event was created to fill...
Friday, May 13, 2016 - 08:49
In a bid to crack down on clinics that prioritise “profits over patients”, the General Medical Council (GMC) has outlined a series of new cosmetic procedural guidelines.
Wednesday, March 9, 2016 - 14:02
If the year 2015 has shown anything to the cosmetic surgery industry, it’s that the popularity of procedures is not set to wane. In fact, recent figures show that cosmetic surgery is increasingly becoming a part of everyday life. No longer...
Monday, December 21, 2015 - 15:50
We all know and love the iconic image of Santa, fully of joy and mince pies! But if Santa wanted to change his looks, have you every considered what it would take and cost to transform his image? We have! Tell us your thoughts below. Do you...
Wednesday, November 4, 2015 - 14:14
Losing weight—and keeping the pounds off—isn't a quick or easy process, however knowing what foods are good/bad for your body is the first step towards achieving your goal. Rather than trying ‘fad diets’, simply try eating healthier for long-term...
Tuesday, November 3, 2015 - 10:33
Every country has its own cultural and societal rules which aim to uphold the values of the community and keep its occupants safe, however, it seems in some countries law makers have decided that the biggest threat to public safety is not an...