The Vision Direct Team Blog

5 myths about eyesight your mum may have told you
Friday, 24 March 2017 by Callan Smith-Sheerin

5 myths about eyesight your mum may have told you

We take a look at the 5 most common myths our mums used to tell us about eyesight. Are they true or false. Read More

World Glaucoma Week: What you need to know about glaucoma
Thursday, 16 March 2017 by Callan Smith-Sheerin

World Glaucoma Week: What you need to know about glaucoma

For World Glaucoma Week, we explain glaucoma, how it is diagnosed and how it can be treated. Read More

Top 5 running tips for contact lens wearers
Thursday, 9 March 2017 by Callan Smith-Sheerin

Top 5 running tips for contact lens wearers

Vision Direct offer their top 5 running tips for beginners and contact lens wearers. Whether you're competing in a race or just going for a jog, it's worth taking note of some of these fantastic tips! Read More

Pancake day photo competition 2017: The winners
Friday, 3 March 2017 by Callan Smith-Sheerin

Pancake day photo competition 2017: The winners

We want to say thank you to all the entrants of our pancake competition and show you the winning entries... Read More

Find your perfect glasses match
Thursday, 2 February 2017 by Callan Smith-Sheerin

Find your perfect glasses match

Use our swipe game to take a look at a selection of our glasses. Read More

4 healthy recipes to help you see in the Chinese New Year!
Friday, 27 January 2017 by Callan Smith-Sheerin

4 healthy recipes to help you see in the Chinese New Year!

If you'd like to mark Chinese New Year with some Chinese cuisine, Vision Direct has 4 tasty, and fitting recipes that all contain ingredients that have brilliant benefits for your eye health. Read More

Healthy Burns night
Tuesday, 24 January 2017 by David Blabey

Healthy Burns night

It’s time to bring out the haggis and pour out a dram of whiskey in celebration of Scotland’s most famous poet. It’s a night to drink with friends, share some laughs round the table and even to read out loud the work of the man himself with as much gusto as you can manage. Read More

Do carrots help you see in the dark?
Thursday, 19 January 2017 by Callan Smith-Sheerin

Do carrots help you see in the dark?

Do carrots help you see in the dark? Vision Direct reveals the truth! Read More

3 reasons to book yourself an eye test in 2017
Monday, 9 January 2017 by Callan Smith-Sheerin

3 reasons to book yourself an eye test in 2017

If you hadn't had an eye test for two years or more, make sure you book one in for 2017. It can help detect a number of eye conditions as well as other health problems. Read More

World Braille Day 2017: 5 Highlights from the history of braille
Wednesday, 4 January 2017 by Callan Smith-Sheerin

World Braille Day 2017: 5 Highlights from the history of braille

This world braille day, we take a look at the creation of braille and how it has contributed to the literacy of blind and partially-sighted people. Read More

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