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Valli Opticians launches ‘red book’ campaign

Posted on 29th August 2018 in News

Valli Opticians has launched a campaign for children’s eye health to be given greater emphasis in the Personal Child Health Record (often referred to as the ‘red book’). The book is a national standard health and development record of a child’s early years which is given to all new parents and carers. Kick-starting the campaign, […]

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Valli Opticians Red Book campaign – Sign the Petition!

Posted on 28th August 2018 in News

Pictured: Moin Valli, Managing Director of Valli Opticians, with a copy of the ‘red book’. Valli Opticians has today launched a petition in support of its Red Book campaign. The campaign asks for the Personal Child Health Record (commonly referred to as the ‘red book’) to include information and advice on the importance of children […]

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Valli Opticians launches children’s eye health campaign

Posted on 22nd August 2018 in News

Valli Opticians has today launched a campaign for children’s eye health to be given greater emphasis in the Personal Child Health Record (often referred to as the ‘red book’). The book is a national standard health and development record of a child’s early years which is given to all new parents and carers. Kick-starting the […]

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What is glaucoma?

Posted on 14th August 2018 in News

   by Eleanor Swystun, optometrist at Valli Opticians Almondbury and Valli Opticians Lockwood Glaucoma is a disease of the optic nerve which usually occurs in people over the age of 40. It is most commonly a gradual, slowly progressing disease. When the optic nerve is irreversibly damaged it causes it to thin, characteristically causing peripheral […]

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