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National Eye Health Week 2020

As part of National Eye Health Week which runs from 21 to 27 September 2020, the BAME Vision Committee (of which London Vision’s Bhavini Makwana is the Chair) will be live on Tarla Mashru’s Gujarati Show on NuSound Radio discussing the importance of having regular Eye Tests and Check Ups.

Join them on Wednesday 23rd September 2020 from 10.15am

You can listen to NuSound Radio here.

They will be talking about why it is important to have your eyes checked regularly and who is eligible for a free NHS Eye Test. They will discuss what conditions can be diagnosed in a routine eye examination and giving helpful suggestions for maintaining eye health. They will focus on glaucoma – a sight threatening disease which can be controlled by eye drops. Do you struggle using eye drops? Tune in for tips and helpful advice for people that use eye drops for glaucoma and other conditions.

If you would like to learn more about the work of the BAME Vision Committee for National Eye Health Week 2020, download this document. 

Guest speakers on Wednesday will include:

Bhavini Makwana – Chair – BAME Vision Committee – and Engagement Manager at London Vision

Jayshree Vasani – Dispensing Optician

Subhash Suthar – Glaucoma UK

For further information, please contact Bhavini Makwana at bhavini.makwana@londonvision.org

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