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Top 5 Foods To Promote Eye Health

Studies have shown that the key to protecting vision health lies in taking a healthy diet. Some of the key dietary ingredients that are critical in maintaining healthy eyes include Vitamin E, Vitamin C, Omega 3 Fatty Acids, Lutein, Zeaxanthin and Zinc. These nutrients can help prevent clouding of the eye lens and development of […]

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Does your child need glasses? We’ve got tips for you!

A lot goes into raising a happy and healthy child. Between things like finding the right neighbourhood to call home, finding a school, and general day-to-day hassles that come with raising a child, finding out they need glasses may seem like one more concern to tack onto an ever growing to-do list. However, it doesn’t […]

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Best Products for Cleaning Your Glasses

We have all been there before. We purchase brand new prescription glasses and suddenly, it fogs over, or we sweat and there is just this one annoying watermark we cannot seem to get rid of. The question remains: what are the best products to have around when you simply must clean your glasses? Alcohol-based products […]

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Hottest Style for Spring/Summer 2017

Summer brings with it the promise of fun and sunshine. The glasses you wear should reflect that. You need not go out of the house with the same old prescription eyeglasses you wear during the winter. You can get sunglasses that aid your vision while making you look and feel great. The various designs of […]

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Eyesight exercises you can do to improve your sight

The world is obsessed with smartphones, tablets, computers, and television. Whether you are glued to these devices for work or for pleasure, today’s lifestyle has increased our risks of poor eyesight. Just like most parts of the human body, your eyes also benefit a lot from regular exercise. Taking care of your eyes may help […]

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Computer screens and your eyes – what you need to know

If you have to be in front of a computer screen for several hours in a day it is important to consider the health of your eyes. Although permanent eye damage is unlikely, you may experience many symptoms such as dry eyes, migraines, fatigue, shoulder and neck strain and a loss of focus. This may […]

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Dangers of wearing your contact lenses after they’ve expired

The expiration date for individual contact lenses is marked on each package. However, few people pay attention to it. Indeed, if you are like most people you see the date as just one more set of numbers on the side of the package. The date may not be as clear as it ought to be […]

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Contact Lenses: Disposable vs. Conventional

Contact lenses are very convenient to use whether as prescription eyewear (for correcting your vision) or for cosmetic purposes. However, because wearing contact lenses is in every way intrusive, it also poses some health risks. It is the primary cause of keratitis. Keratitis is an infection of the cornea. This happens when the outer covering […]

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What do the numbers on my prescription mean?

Decoding the language and jargon of medicine can be difficult. But everyone gets curious once and a while. If you wear prescribed glasses, you may have long wondered what the numbers and coding actually mean. Basic questions such as which prescription is for the right eye and which for the left. Why does your friend’s […]

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Eye Checkup – How often, what it involves – Children free in Ontario

Getting regular eye check-ups is an important part of protecting and preserving your vision. When it comes to your children, you should take steps to begin this process early. Indeed, it is possible to take advantage of Ontario’s national insurance scheme to get this done. OHIP covers eye examinations for all children 19 years of […]

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