Making a difference

If the profession works together it can make the right connections and improve the nation’s eye health, believes David Cartwright, chair of the Eyecare Trust

Public Health England's 'Health and Wellbeing Framework'

Time after time research tells us how much people value their vision – one recent study highlighted how we fear losing our sight even more than getting cancer, AIDS/HIV, heart disease or diabetes. So why is that so few people take positive steps to look after their eyes and prevent avoidable sight loss?

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