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2015

Eye examinations can uncover signs of brain tumours in children

28th October 2015

Each week around 10 children are diagnosed with brain tumours in the UK. There are many symptoms that could indicate a brain tumour such as headaches, vomiting and difficulty with balance. There are a...

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Watch your step

06th October 2015

Sadly as we get over the risk of falling increases. You are most at risk of a fall if you are over 75, female, are taking certain medication, have fallen before, and/or have conditions including Parki...

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National Eye Health Week

25th September 2015

As part of National Eye Health Week (21-28 September) we welcome guest blogger David Cartwright, Chair of the week, to discuss some of the concerning issues facing our country’s eye health. Our agei...

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Optometrist Gillian Bruce to compete in Great Ethiopian Run for Vision Aid Overseas

20th August 2015

Gillian shares her motivations for competing for this invaluable charity Running is a wonderful sport. It requires little more than a pair of trainers and some get up and go. The World Athletic Cham...

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Gillian Bruce awarded Primary Care Ophthalmology certificate

14th August 2015

We’re delighted to let you know that our optometrist, Gillian Bruce, has just passed her Primary Care Ophthalmology certificate with distinction. This new qualification delivered by the University o...

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Signs of cataracts appearing earlier

12th August 2015

There was a worrying article in this week’s Optician Magazine summarising research that has found that patients are developing cataracts at an earlier age. A third of British adults knew someone who...

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iPad dispensing – giving you the perfect fit

21st July 2015

iPads or should that be eyePads, have been an invaluable tool at Cameron Optometry for a number of years now. There have been a several stories about them in the media lately as more optometrists ackn...

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Cameron Optometry team survive gruelling Tough Mudder (just)

17th July 2015

The team at Cameron Optometry donned their protective specs and braved this year’s brutal Tough Mudder challenge in the Scottish Borders. Raising money for the International Glaucoma Association,...

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Controlling short-sightedness in children

17th July 2015

Myopia Control programme launches in a bid to slow the progression of short-sightedness in children. We are delighted to be able to announce the launch of our Myopia Control service at Cameron Optome...

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Perfect vision without lasers

17th July 2015

  Ortho-K, vision correction without the need for lenses or glasses during the day. We are gearing up for the launch Ortho-K, a vision correction therapy for short-sighted people that provi...

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