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The arm of my glasses has completely broken off will I need to pay for them to be repaired (they’re Jasper Conran)?
I have a slight flickering problem in my left eye, its causing sight problems in the outer corner of my eye and it’s just started with no other effects beforehand. Do you know what this may be?
My sons just had his first eye test at nursery. The results have been given as visual acuity 0.250 in both eyes and says we have to arrange to go for an eye test! Does the result mean he needs glasses?
Written answer: Is it safe for son age 14 to go on rollercoaster rides after detached retina operation?
My 14 year old son had a detached retina fixed last year with oil. He already has a coloboma in that eye since birth.I just wanted to ask if it is OK for him to go on rollercoaster rides or could it cause for the retina to become detached again? He still has the oil in his eye at the minute. Thankyou
Can I ask for my prescription when the eye test was free?
My daughter was under the care of an eye hospital when she was nine months for what appeared to be a slight lazy eye, she was discharged 12 months ago and is now just turned five. Recently she has been complaining of headaches after school, and I have noticed the “lazy eye” coming back – especially when she follows things with her eyes the left eye does a kinda double jump when looking to the right.
I want to take my toddler swimming, but I wear daily disposable contact lenses. I would need to wear these as I wouldn’t be able to see at all, plus goggles are not a help.
So is there any lenses I could wear?
I have had my trial lenses for two weeks, they have been fine, but a day ago my right eye started to feel very irritated, I thought it may have been that the contact was scratching the top of my eyelid and managed to keep the lens in for the day but when I got home and took them out the irritation continued every time I blinked. It feels as though I have a spec of something in my eye, but there’s nothing in it, so I am confused.
i have trialled clariti one day multifocal lenses from my local Specsvers. They are good but a little expensive.
I don’t want a direct debit scheme as I shall only be wearing them occasionaly and return to my daily disposables in between.
Do Specsavers have a cheaper equivalent to these Saulflon ones as they seem quite expensive?
My eight sight is very weak. I can’t see clear in the distance. My prescription power is between in -3.0 or -3.5. I want to remove my glasses permanently and see as normal. Please tell what can I do and is it possible to do any exercises? I don’t want an operation or to wear contact lens.