Eye Health Central

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Can I make slime with contact lens solution?

Can I make slime with contact lens solution?

11 Sep 2020

Making slime at home can be a great fun, educational activity for children and teenagers. You can make slime from a as little as 3 ingredients, why make things complex? Just grab some PVA glue, baking soda and contact lens solution and let us show you how to make your very own slime.

How can I stop my glasses fogging up when wearing a mask?

How can I stop my glasses fogging up when wearing a mask?

11 Sep 2020

We may be new to wearing a face mask and a little apprehensive having our nose and mouth covered, but health care professions have been wearing masks for extended periods of time for years.

Read on to discover some of their hints and tips on successful mask wearing.

What is the most attractive eye colour?

What is the most attractive eye colour?

11 Sep 2020

Eye colour is often associated with beauty, blue eyed blond, brown eyed beauty, but which coloured eyes are the most attractive?

It may surprise you to know that depending on where you are in the world, what is considered the most attractive eye colour can vary from blue, brown or green.

Want to find out more...

What is a Stye?

What is a Stye?

11 Sep 2020

A stye is a swollen and infected meibomian gland within either the upper or lower eyelid.

Meibomian gland normally secrete small amounts of an oily liquid that helps lubricate the surface of the eye, and prevent tears from evaporating too quickly. When these glands become clogged, they can fill with this fluid and become infected.

A stye is not very dissimilar to a common pimple, here we explain signs, symptoms and treatment.

What is a Chalazion?

What is a Chalazion?

11 Sep 2020

You may well have had a chalazion without knowing what it was called, a relatively small harmless, painless bump just inside the edge of either the upper or lower eyelid.

Most chalazia heal on there own but there are a few steps you can take to prevent them reoccurring.

What is a Black Eye?

What is a Black Eye?

11 Sep 2020

We have all seen someone with a black eye but have you ever wondered about the causes?

If you or someone you know has a black eye would you know whether to simply add a cold compress or seek medical advise?

Sometimes there's more to a black eye than meets the eye, find out more.