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2014

20 years of excellence

07th May 2014

Lesley Kerr & Heather Grandon celebrate 20 years with Cameron Optometry. This month we celebrate the anniversaries of clinical dispensing assistant Lesley Kerr and optometrist Heather Grandon who...

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Exam season: A for vision

07th May 2014

Don’t let poor eyesight lead to poor exam performance. Research clearly shows that uncorrected visual problems severely impact academic performance, self-confidence, sporting ability and even behav...

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The Eye Diet

07th May 2014

Since the New Year the Sunday papers have been packed full of articles on the 'latest' diet.  Sugar seems to be the buzzword for 2014 and it is encouraging to see more focus on simple healthy eating...

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Have a Spectacular Father’s Day

07th May 2014

Current managing director Ian Cameron took over the reigns at Cameron Optometry from his dad Donald, who joined what was then McGrath and Cameron in 1976. Donald still works as a consultant in the p...

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Lenses for the smallest of eyes

30th April 2014

Many of my patients will know contact lenses are a passion of mine. Most of my patients have straightforward prescriptions with some requiring more specialist products. However a small number of our p...

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Time for style

10th April 2014

I was pleased to read about The Bradley Timepiece being up for a design of the year award at London's Design Museum. The watches I've seen before for those with visual impairments have been functional...

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China raising the bar to improve eyesight

03rd April 2014

I've had quite a few short-sighted children come through the doors this month and it reminded me of an image of Chinese school children. In China, some 41 per cent of children need glasses, whilst ano...

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No Smoking Day

11th March 2014

Tomorrow (12 March 2014) is No Smoking Day. Smokers across the country are being encouraged to give up cigarettes for numerous health reasons. Many of the negative effects smoking has on the body are ...

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Spritz: transforming the way we read?

28th February 2014

Earlier this month a new piece of technology was launched by Spritz which aims to dramatically change the way we consume printed content. The Spritz system basically fast-streams one word at a time s...

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Dame Judi Dench’s fading eyesight

25th February 2014

I was very sorry to read of Dame Judi Dench's declining vision. Up for an Oscar this Sunday, the 79 year old is suffering with age-related macular degeneration (AMD). She has said she can no longer ...

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