4 September 2018
Do you suffer from regular or severe headaches or migraines? Migraine Awareness Week (2 – 8 September 2018) is taking place this week, highlighting how the condition impacts on one in seven people in the UK. [More]
23 September 2017
Does your child struggle with reading at school? Do they ever miss out words, whole lines or say the words move around on the page? They may be suffering from visual stress.
As part of National... [More]
19 September 2017
In recent years the technology used to manufacture contact lenses has advanced dramatically, making them incredibly easy to use and comfortable to wear. Some modern day lenses are even designed for ov... [More]
15 May 2017
Almost 10 million Brits are at risk of losing their sight because they “can’t be bothered” to go for an eye examination, a new report reveals.
The Vision of Britain report, commissi... [More]
2 May 2017
BBR chairman Nick Rumney is to be a keynote speaker at Academy 2017, a joint conference between the European Academy of Optometry and Optics (EAOO) and the Spanish national organization Consejo Genera... [More]
8 March 2017
BBR chairman Nick Rumney has been invited to share his expertise on Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT) as well as the role optometry can play in screening for Age Related Macular Degeneration (AMD) at... [More]
17 November 2016
Here at BBR Optometry we already know that maintaining good vision is key to fall prevention which is why we welcome a new report from the Royal College of Physicians (RCP) highlighting the key role o... [More]
13 October 2016
BBR Optometry is supporting today's World Sight Day (WSD) which aims to focus global attention on blindness and vision impairment as well as raise awareness of the importance of regular eye examinatio... [More]
12 September 2016
One of BBR’s newest patients – Martin Johnson from Hereford – won’t be looking back after having his first eye examination at Hereford’s only remaining independent optome... [More]
21 July 2016
Many people believe that if they have no symptoms, then there is no need for them to have a regular eye examination but, according to recent research, this is simply not the case.
A Canadian study, p... [More]