Author Ian Rankin urges Scots to have an eye test

Author Ian Rankin urges Scots to have an eye testSource: Edinburgh Reporter

35% of Scots admit that they have eyes issues which they have not told their optician about, things such as black spots or being dazzled by bright lights. Just over one fifth have not had an eye test in the past two years and about 4% have never had an eye test at all.The research which uncovered these statistics was conducted by RNIB and opticians, link Specsavers. They have produced a report called State of the Nation Eye Health 2017 : A Year in Review. 
Rankin, who began wearing reading glasses only a few years ago, wants you to make this part of your regular health routine.

He said: ‘People need to get used to it, as they would going to the dentist. There might be nothing wrong, but it’s better to be safe than sorry, so don’t get lazy, get into your opticians for an appointment.

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Author Ian Rankin urges Scots to have an eye test

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