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Tips for Applying Adhesive Patches

Tips for Applying Adhesive Patches

Posted by Nicola on 16th Mar 2019

There’s no nice way to say it but patching is just not that much fun. If you’ve ever tried a patch on you’ll know that they can be annoying and disruptive to your vision. Obviously that’s the point … read more
Eyes on women's eye health

Eyes on women's eye health

Posted by Nicola on 7th Mar 2019

It's International Women's Day again - a great opportunity to celebrate being a woman and be thankful for the wonderful women in our lives. Last year I shared a post about how we as women can tak … read more
What Type of Eye Patch Should My Child Be Using?

What Type of Eye Patch Should My Child Be Using?

Posted by Nicola on 26th Feb 2019

Every now and then I get a phone call from a panicked parent who has just been told they need to start patching their child. They will ask me what patch is going to be best. Obviously I’m not a medi … read more
Questions to Ask at Your Ophthalmology Appointment

Questions to Ask at Your Ophthalmology Appointment

Posted by Nicola on 19th Feb 2019

Last week we took Dane for his regular ophthalmology check-up. It’s a long and drawn out day but luckily we only have to go every six months now. Whilst our visits are now pretty run-of-the-mill and … read more
Know Your Eye Doctor

Know Your Eye Doctor

Posted by Nicola on 27th Oct 2018

Sometimes I take it for granted that I have a reasonably thorough understanding of the ins and outs of eye care for kids. Before entering the world of vision and eye care, I thought an optometrist … read more
So your child has a cataract?

So your child has a cataract?

Posted by Nicola on 11th Oct 2018

Today is World Sight Day – a day that’s pretty close to my heart. If you’ve had much to do with Kids Eye Gear you will know Dane’s story and if not, you can read more about it here. In short th … read more