The Truth Behind The Headlines Aug/Sep 2018

Simerdip Kaur takes a look at the latest ophthalmology-related news stories and asks which are scientific reality and which are ‘fake news’. Headline: Glucose-sensing contact lenses replace the finger prick test! The concept of contact lenses was first illustrated by...

The Truth Behind The Headlines Jun/Jul 2018

Simerdip Kaur takes a look at the latest ophthalmology-related news stories and asks which are scientific reality and which are ‘fake news’. Headline:“Robot performs cataract surgery on patient!” Twenty-five years ago when Eye News launched, a news headline such as...

The Truth Behind The Headlines Apr/May 2018

Simerdip Kaur takes a look at the latest ophthalmology-related news stories and asks which are scientific reality and which are ‘fake news’. Headline:“My cataracts have been dissolved by eye drops!” I’m sure some of us have had patients enquire about...

The Truth Behind The Headlines Dec/Jan 2018

In this new series, Simerdip Kaur takes a look at the latest ophthalmology-related news stories and asks which are scientific reality and which are ‘fake news’. Headline:Patient changes eye colour permanently and has brighter and whiter looking eyes If you...