282012Feb

Maintaining Focus Can Help Concentration

Reading spectacles are often associated with the failing sight of an older adult but younger people may need reading spectacles, too. Because a child’s vision system is growing and developing, spectacles may play an important role in ensuring normal vision development for focus and concentration. Many children do not develop sufficient control over their focusing…

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282012Feb

Colour – When red is green

One in 12 people has some sort of colour deficiency—about eight per cent of men and 0.4 per cent of women. Having a colour vision defect does not mean you are ‘colour blind’ or see in black and white. Most ‘colour blind’ people do see colours but the colours may look different from those seen…

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282012Feb

Help for headache

Recurring headaches can be a symptom of an underlying problem. Vision problems that cause eyestrain and associated headache include astigmatism, longsightedness (hyperopia) and poor binocular vision. Eye-related headaches can also occur after extended periods of close work that require intense concentration. Presbyopia, which affects most people from the age of 40 years, can make you…

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272012Feb

Permanent Closure of Section of Stamford Road from 28 February 2012

All Insight customers please note the following information about Stamford Road. As of the above date: The section of Stamford Road between Station Road and Belgrave Road will be permanently closed. A newly constructed link road, Henderson Street, will be opened between the above roads. Grosvenor Road will convert into a cul-de-sac, with pedestrian access…

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92012Feb

Indooroopilly Shopping Centre Redevelopment Updates

Stamford Road Closure & Insight Parking We wish to assure all of our valued Insight Optometrists/Eyecare Plus clients that it will be ‘business as usual’ at our practice during the upcoming expansion of the Indooroopilly Shopping Centre. As our building is privately owned, it is not part of the development and we will remain in…

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