Eye Health Central

Recent Articles

Anatomy of the eye - Main features explained

Anatomy of the eye - Main features explained

22 Nov 2020

The eye is one if no the most important of the five sense, and like an iceberg we only see a small portion of the eye, but there is so much more hidden.

There is no doubt that the eye is an amazing part of the body, made up of many parts, each having an important role in your vision.

Discover all the different parts of the eye, and what each part does to enable the wonder of sight

Take a deeper look into the eye and discover the function of each individual part.

How To Get A Free Eye Test

How To Get A Free Eye Test

22 Nov 2020

Many people in the UK are entitled to a free sight test on the NHS but may not be aware of it, here we set out all of the NHS' categories and requirements for receiving a free sight test.

Even if you don't fall into any of the NHS groups for a free eye test don't panic! it's still possible you could bag a free eye test from a high street opticians.

What Is Dry Eye Syndrome? Causes And Symptoms

What Is Dry Eye Syndrome? Causes And Symptoms

25 Oct 2020

We can all experience dry eyes at time, but sometimes it can be more than a simple case of staring at computer screen too long.

Keratoconjunctivitis sicca (KCS), commonly referred to as dry eye disease, or dry eye syndrome. It's a condition of dry eyes, caused by either a decreased level of tear production, or an increased rate of tear film evaporation. In either case it results uncomfortable eyes.

Read more to find out the causes and treatments