Entries by Liam

Welcome to our New Look

Welcome Back! The FirstMed newsletter is back and we’ve got a lot of very exciting announcements!  To coincide with our 20-year anniversary, we celebrate the next chapter of our story with a brand new look. Our website is completely refreshed for the first time in 6 years and we’ve recommitted to our mantra to express our […]

Risks for Young Eyes

Screens putting teens in glasses? It’s known that gazing at a phone or computer screen for hour on hour isn’t exactly healthy for young eyes, and now it may be getting worse. United Kingdom-based eye care company Scrivens Opticians has a new study that reveals the percentage of youngsters 13 to 16 years old who […]

Hidden poisons in our food

Takeaway packaging is suspect People who cook at home have lower levels of potentially harmful chemicals in their blood, and items used to package and prepare restaurant and takeaway meals may be to blame. PFAS, short for perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl substances, are a widely used group of chemicals that are resistant to heat and don’t easily […]