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character of Mac
22/04/2016 - 17:32

Aardman Animations, the creators of Shaun the Sheep and Wallace and Gromit, have created a new character to help us fight the most common cause of blindness.

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04/04/2016 - 15:00

Moorfields Eye Hospital is holding an open day to give the public a chance to find out more about the science and research that lies behind eye treatments. 

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29/03/2016 - 15:49

The combined impact of dementia, age-related hearing and vision impairment is to be investigated by a new multi-million pound European research consortium, led by The University of Manchester.

17/03/2016 - 14:41

Eye specialists have warned that hundreds of patients suffer irreversible sight loss every year in England because services are overstretched and under-resourced. 

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29/02/2016 - 13:14

Optometrists and ophthalmologists are being urged to broaden their understanding of Charles Bonnet Syndrome (CBS), after a major study has backed up how commonly patients with severe vision loss ex

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25/02/2016 - 15:25

Moorfields Eye Hospital is supporting a global awareness day, which highlights rare diseases and the impact they have on patients’ lives.