The transparent frame remains a clear eyewear trend in 2020
Choosing a new frame can be overwhelming – whether you’ve been a spectacle wearer for years or are completely new to wearing glasses. There are just so many things to consider: The shape of...
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UV radiation: The damaging effects on your eyes
What is UV radiation? Ultraviolet (UV) radiation is a form of electromagnetic radiation that originates from the sun and man-made sources.  Most of the different types of electromagnetic...
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What to eat for healthy eyes
In the last 20 years, eye health research has linked diet and nutrition to a decreased risk of age-related macular degeneration (AMD). These studies show that nutrient rich foods including zinc...
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Vision concerns beyond the age of 40
When reaching your forties and having had twenty-twenty vision all your life, you’ll probably be experiencing vision problems for the first time. You might not be able to read that fine text as...
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Prevent diabetic eye disease
Diabetes is a worldwide pandemic that can cause various health conditions including eye sight problems which can lead to severe vision loss or blindness. In fact, it is the leading cause of...
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Treatment for eye allergies
Over-the-counter medications can usually help relieve eye allergy symptoms. People with severe allergies, however, may require additional treatment. Ask your Mellins i.Style optometrist to...
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Understanding eye allergies
Although spring is here and new flower buds are everywhere, it’s also the time of year that allergy sufferers dread. ‘Seasonal allergic conjunctivitis or eye allergy usually peaks during pollen...
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Iconic ZEISS Vision Center opens in Johannesburg
The brand new, state-of-the-art ZEISS Vision Centre that opened at Fourways Mall in Johannesburg on 20 September is an exciting addition to the over 120 ZEISS Vision Centres across the world...
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Why eye examinations are so important
Regular eye examinations are very important, as it can detect a number of serious eye conditions which can lead to vision loss. Below is a list of these conditions: Cataracts – When things...
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Common eye problems
The last 20 years have seen a major improvement in eye technology, yet there are an estimated 285 million people worldwide who suffer from various eye conditions. According to a recent WHO study...
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