Urban Optics Opticians, Scotts St., Killarney, Kerry

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Contact lenses designed for your digital life

Wake up. Check email. Commute to work. Check Snapchat and Instagram. More email. Meetings. More email. Finish that project. Hit the gym. Snapchat. Instagram. Text friends for dinner. Stream a movie. A few more texts. Sound familiar? Using digital devices such as smartphones, tablets and computers is a necessary part of life, but it can […]

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Don’t let their eyesight prevent them from doing what they love

  Sport Protection Glasses from Bollé Whilst the harmful effects of the sun and blue light on our eyes and, more importantly, those of the most vulnerable – our children –, are now well known, the risks to our eyes when playing sport go largely unsuspected. Playing sport exposes budding champions’ eyes to dangers, some […]

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8 Tips for Night Driving

  The evenings are beginning to draw in, which means that for the next few months we’ll be doing a lot more driving in the dark. For some people, driving at winter can be very difficult and stressful, as our vision becomes compromised. Without sunlight, our depth perception, peripheral vision and colour recognition deteriorates, demanding more […]

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Do you suffer from Computer Vision Syndrome?

(Excerpt taken from “Computer Vision Syndrome affects Millions” by Jane E. Brody for the The New York Times – 30th May 2016) Worldwide, up to 70 million workers are at risk of Computer Vision Syndrome and that number is growing. Computer Vision Syndrome (CVS) can affect anyone who spends three or more hours a day in front […]

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Relax and Protect your Eyes from Digital Screens

  Eyezen lenses are perfect for a ‘connected life’… Today we spend a lot of time looking at screens. Smartphones, tablets, computers and TVs are now an indispensable part of our lives. We use digital devices to socialise, learn, work, play, relax and see the world. However these digital devices are more and more demanding […]

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Eyes: A Window to the Heart?…

EYES: A WINDOW TO THE HEART?… While it is often said that they the eyes are the window to the soul, it is what they can reveal about the heart which may be of more importance. According to a study carried out by Harvard Heart Letter, a look into the eye can reveal the silent […]

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Free Contact Lenses for Ring of Kerry Cyclists

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