What is World Sight Day?
World Sight Day is an annual event with the aim of raising awareness about vision impairments and focusing attention on the global issue of eye health. The event has been coordinated by the International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness (IAPB) since 2000, with this year’s theme being #LoveYourEyes.
Many of us have experienced having a stye in our lifetime, and whilst they are rarely a sign of anything serious, they can cause discomfort for us and can have an impact on our confidence due to their appearance.
Roshni Patel, BSC (Hons) MCOptom reveals the truth about styes, the causes of them and some advice on how to help treat them and protect yourself from developing one.