Are you suffering from mask-associated dry eye?

With everyone wearing face coverings or masks to reduce the spread of coronavirus, there have been new reports showing that people who wear them regularly are more likely to suffer from dry eye symptoms. Experts are calling this mask-associated dry eyes (MADE). What are the symptoms of dry eye? Feelings of dryness, grittiness or soreness … Continue reading “Are you suffering from mask-associated dry eye?”

Footballers and Contact Lenses

We’ve only just about gotten over the excitement of the FIFA World Cup 2018! It was certainly a tournament that took the most unexpected twists and turns, with one of the biggest surprises being England’s squad reaching the semi-finals of the World Cup for the first time since 1990. Excelling in sports is all about … Continue reading “Footballers and Contact Lenses”

Protecting the Oceans with Zeal Optics: Biodegradable Sunglasses

Over 150 plastic bottles litter each mile of beaches in the UK; 100,000 marine mammals and a million sea birds are killed by marine plastic every year; and if current rates of pollution continue the amount of plastic in the oceans will outweigh the entire fish population by 2050. If you count yourself amongst the … Continue reading “Protecting the Oceans with Zeal Optics: Biodegradable Sunglasses”