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October for World Sight and Stroke Awareness

We are racing towards the end of the year and would like to remind you to make use of your medical aid benefits before 2019.   If you have not yet had your annual eye exam, book your appointment as soon as possible. October has several Health Awarene [...]

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Spring brings warmer weather and brighter light

Temperatures are finally rising.  This means we can welcome Spring and wish the Winter farewell. We are also racing towards the end of the year - so remember to make use of the optometric benefits of your medical aid if you have not yet done so in 20 [...]

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Dry Eyes and Low Vision – two of our Expert Units

This month our newsletter is about two of our specialized services - Dry eyes and Low Vision. If you or a loved one is suffering from dry, teary eyes the Ziena Eyewear range is definitely for you. Whether you’re male or female, allergies and dry eye [...]

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Kids Eye Exams and the RightEye

  Remember to take time to book an appointment for your school-going and pre-school kids for a comprehensive eye examination. With today's diagnostic equipment and tests, a child does not have to know the alphabet or how to read to have his or h [...]

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Eye care awareness month

"It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see." - Henry-David Thoreau How true is this age old saying from Henry? Having perfect sight is such a privilege. We often take it for granted and it is only when we lose our sight or part of it [...]

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Common seasonal eye allergies

Spring is in the air – this means warmer weather and more time outdoors! What a wonderful time of year – trees get leaves almost overnight and there are spring blossoms everywhere you look. For most people, this is the time of year that they enjoy th [...]

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A focus on Women’s Month

“A strong woman understands that the gifts such as logic, decisiveness, and strength are just as feminine as intuition and emotional connection. She values and uses all of her gifts.” - Nancy Rathburn August is Women’s Month and in this month’s newsl [...]

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iStrain: tablets, teens & computer vision problems

It is common knowledge that many people – adults, teenagers and some children included – simply cannot go through daily life without spending a lot of time using devices such as cell phones, tablets, laptops and computers. Although these devices have [...]

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Winter and the health of your eyes

Winter time has well and truly arrived! The next few months will be all about keeping as warm as possible, whether it is at work or snuggling up next to the fire or under the blankets at home. How many of you have thought about the health of your eye [...]

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The importance of eye tests

Do you find the thought of visiting your optometrist a bit daunting? We believe that if you know the importance and the necessity of the tests that we do, you will no longer be hesitant to visit us. In this month’s newsletter we will provide a compre [...]