Did You Know…
> 2 million people in the UK are living with sight loss, that is severe enough to have a significant impact on their daily lives. Half of this sight loss is avoidable.*
> A sight test can detect early signs of conditions like glaucoma, which can be treated if found soon enough
> During a sight test, other health conditions such as diabetes or high blood pressure may be detected.
> For healthy eyes, eat well, don’t smoke and wear eye protection in bright sunlight.
* source: http://www.visionmatters.org.uk
Channel 4 have joined forces with RNIB and some advertisers to create adverts showing the affects of some eye diseases/conditions.
This unique campaign was broadcast during Channel 4’s The Undateables on Monday 18th September 2017, to coincide with National Eye Health Week.