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Smoking and Eye Health

Today is No Smoking Day in the UK. Did you know as well as the other dangers smoking can cause damage to your sight.

The relationship between smoking and sight loss is as strong as the link between smoking and lung cancer.

Smoking is linked to the early development of prevelant eye disease, including Age Related Macular Degeneration, Cateracts and can can make diabetes related sight problems worse.

If you are trying to quit smoking the NHS Smokefree site is a good source of information and support.