Should Kids Be Forced to Reduce Their Screen Time?

Posted by Paul Gibson on

Should Kids Be Forced to Reduce Their Screen Time?
We do tend to put the past on a pedestal and demonise the present and future technologies with no educated or scientific basis to back it up.

In this case, mobile phones are now under the scrutiny of the established media pumping out propaganda to parents at scale. 

Read more →

Avoid These Embarrassing Ways To Lose Your Glasses

Posted by Paul Gibson on

avoid-embarrassing-ways-to-lose-your-glasses
Accidents, by nature, happen unexpectedly. It’s not easy to always remember everything you put down. By sharing these humiliating cases of people leaving their glasses in embarrassing places Reading 123 hopes individuals can consciously dodge re-enacting any of them or creating their own embarrassing situation involving their glasses.

Read more →

The Difference Between an Ophthalmologist, Optometrist and Optician

Posted by Paul Gibson on

The Difference Between an Ophthalmologist, Optometrist and Optician

The role of an Optician has become hazy over the years and is now typically used to describe all eye specialists, for example, most people who are going to have their eyes checked will usually say something like ‘I am going to the opticians’. However, this isn’t exactly right, in fact when you do go to ‘get your eyes checked’ you will likely see multiple different people and each of these people is likely to have different roles.  1. What is an Optician? An Optician or ‘dispensing optician’ are technicians who are not permitted to diagnose or treat eye diseases....

Read more →

Is Emoji The Language Of The Future? (3 Minute Read)

Posted by Paul Gibson on

Is Emoji The Language Of The Future? (3 Minute Read)
Originally Emoji had to be downloaded as an app and then enabled in your language settings meaning only niche groups of people were using Emojis in their conversations. However, in recent years, and to many, Emojis seem to have popped up out of nowhere and are now everywhere! It doesn’t seem like Emojis will be leaving any time soon, but what is its place, and is it a good or bad thing?

Read more →

10 Ways to Reduce Stress (5 minute read)

Posted by Paul Gibson on

10 Ways to Reduce Stress (5 minute read)
Todays lifestyle is full of lots of things that can stress us out, from the buzzing of a mobile phone to the pressures from an unrelenting job. To keep us mentally healthy we need ways to de-stress, here are our top ten tips to de-stress. 

Read more →