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Free NHS eye tests highlighted
According to the Eyecare Trust - which has partnered with Boots to promote National Eye Week - many people do not realise they can get their sight tested without having to pay for it.
Melatonin could help eye complaint
A common eye disease that causes inflammation could be helped with melatonin therapy, scientists have suggested.
Celebrity policeman has "bluest eyes"
The late film star Paul Newman was famous around the globe for his clear, steel-blue eyes and good looks.
"Everyone" should be aware of glaucoma risk
All people, including contact lens wearers, should be aware of the risk of glaucoma, it has been noted.
MD patients "make compensations"
People losing their vision due to macular degeneration can make up for it by using another part of their retina, according to research.
Pluripotent cells "give hope" to those with vision loss
Pluripotent stem cells could be grown to give people back their eyesight, according to scientists from the State University of New York (SUNY) Upstate Medical University.
Contact lens "can correct" astigmatism
People whose eyesight is affected by astigmatism have been advised their vision can be corrected with contact lenses.
More people taking sight tests, says NHS
New figures from the General Ophthalmic Services show more people are getting their eyes tested on the NHS.
Bleach warning for contact lens users
The correct way to clean contact lenses has been highlighted by an incident in the US, after a man was arrested for soaking his wife"s lenses in bleach.
Focus is on Air Optix
Regular visits to the opticians - around once every two years - will conform for most people their vision is fine.
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