A Comprehensive Eye Exam in 5 Steps

Eye doctors who have your vision health in mind don’t push style over substance, they believe in giving every patient a thorough exam before con...

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Canadian Road Trips: Preparation, Safety and Entertainment

On the road, drivers need to be alert, and vision can play a big part in this. Your visual acuity allows you to identify objects in your field of v...

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Protecting Your Eyes for Athletics

Keeping active is one of the most important facets of living a long, healthy life. While regular physical activity can help you look and feel better,...

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Fireworks: How to Keep Your Eyes Safe

Admiring a fireworks display, or setting off fireworks of your own, is a delightful and traditional way to celebrate special occasions. However, it...

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How to Stay Alert and Amused on Your Road Trip

On the road, drivers need to be alert, and vision can play a big part in this. Your visual acuity allows you to identify objects in your field of view...

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Are Contact Lenses Right for Your Child?

The technology behind contact lenses has come a long way over the years. Which is why it's no surprise that many children are now making the switc...

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Smoking and Your Eyes

We all know that smoking is bad for your health. What may be less well-known is how bad it is for your eyes. A study in the Canadian Journal of O...

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Vision Therapy Eye Exercises Can Improve Focus and Coordination

Certain eye conditions cannot be corrected by glasses or contacts alone. When this is the case, treatments like vision therapy can be considered to as...

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Remarkable Visual Capabilities of People With Autism

One of the many remarkable characteristics people with Autism commonly have is the enhanced ability to process visual information. Autism Spectrum Dis...

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Five Mindblowing Optical Illusions

Images copyright Professor Akiyoshi Kitaoka  WARNING: Some of the pictures may cause dizziness or epileptic seizures. If you start feeling unw...

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White Cane Week Focuses on the Abilities of the Blind

Canadians living with vision loss face challenges every day, but those working to bring awareness want to focus on the abilities – not disabilit...

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Spotlight on Glaucoma: Causes, Treatment, and How It Can Affect You

Glaucoma is a silent but hard hitting disease. With more than 400,000 Canadians and 67 million people worldwide affected, glaucoma is an incurable ail...

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What is a dilated eye exam and when do you need one?

Has your doctor asked you to undergo a dilated eye exam? Or, have you heard a friend talking about their experience with one? Let’s take a cl...

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Early Alzheimer’s Detection: How Eye Exams Could Play a Role

Did you know that a simple eye exam could detect early signs of Alzheimer’s disease? New research has shown that with a special technique, your...

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Winter Health Tips for Eye Protection

Winter is a wonderful season for family merriment and activities. No matter how you choose to enjoy the snow, it's important to make sure your eye...

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