Monthly Archives - April 2019

Contact Lenses

Top Tips for New Contact Lens Wearers

At EyeQ our Optometrists can help you decide what type of contact lenses are best for you. Whether you opt for hard or soft lenses, daily disposables or longer wearing options there is sure to be a product that suits your lifesty...

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Diabetes and Your Eyesight

Diabetes affects a huge number of people both in South Africa and across the globe, and it’s a condition that can affect your eyesight permanently. Recent campaigns on World Diabetes Day have highlighted the importance of looking after you...

Understanding Laser Eye Surgery

Over the last decade, laser surgery has become an increasingly popular option with those looking to correct their eyesight. Different laser refractive surgery techniques are used to correct conditions such as myopia, astigmatism and hyperm...

Looking After Your Eyes as You Age

As you get older your body undergoes a number of changes, and the ageing process also affects your eyes. You might find that you start holding books further away from you, that seeing in dim light is harder, or that your vision becomes a l...

Eye Care New Years Resolutions

As the New Year rolls around we all make resolutions that we hope we’ll stick to, but generally a few days into January our good intentions go out the window, and we carry on as before. This year EyeQ challenges you to make a few eye ca...

How Eye Care Donations Make a Difference

At EyeQ we support a number of charitable endeavours, and we make it easy for you to get involved too. We support an initiative led by OneSight and promote the #UNBLUR Life campaign that aims to help disadvantaged children and adults see c...

The Gift of Sight

The festive season is one that’s associated with giving and although good eyesight is something many of us take for granted, it’s also something those less fortunate often struggle with, with no reprieve. At EyeQ we want everyone to see...

The Ultimate Guide to Choosing Sunglasses

Choosing the right pair of sunglasses doesn’t have to be too tricky, as long as you know what to look for! A great pair of sunglasses can make driving easier, improve your sporting performance or protect your eyes from harmful UV rays, but...