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New Year eye health checks at Saltcoats

15 January, 2016
Eye exams can detect a variety of conditions, book a test at Saltcoats today
Keep up to date with eye health checks at Specsavers Saltcoats

With many of us pledging to kick start the New Year with healthy diets and exercise routines, Alistair Ferdinand, store director in Saltcoats is reminding customers to add eye examinations to the list of resolutions.

Important part of your overall health routine

Alistair Ferdinand said: ‘Whether you wear glasses or not, adults should have an eye test every two years, unless your optometrist recommends you have one more frequently. From the age of 60 it is recommended you have a test annually.

‘Eye exams are an important part of your overall health routine. Some people wait until they experience symptoms to see an optometrist but shouldn't because many eye problems are silent - meaning they have no symptoms.

‘In addition to changes in vision, eye exams can also detect a variety of diseases including glaucoma, diabetes, high blood pressure and, in rare cases, even life-threatening conditions like brain tumours.

‘If you are overdue an eye test, call or visit the store and a member of our team will be able to assist in booking an appointment.’

Updating your look

The Saltcoats store offers an extensive range of designer specs including Aurora, Converse, Replay and Hackett – making the New Year a great time to refresh your look as well as checking your eye health is in top condition.

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