Glaucoma is one of Canada’s leading causes of vision loss. Approximately 400, 000 Canadians live with glaucoma, yet most of us know very little about the disease. As an optometrist, I feel that it is very important that my patients understand any and all threats to their vision. In my opinion, glaucoma is one of […]
Sunglasses are more than a simple fashion statement. They are not even all about comfort. Filtering out UV radiation can save your eyes from severe long-term damage. But the sun isn’t the only source of ultraviolet light. Take a look at this helpful infographic to learn more about the impact of UV light.
Ecommerce or online shopping has made it easy to purchase virtually anything from the comfort of your home. Of course, eyewear is no exception. It’s not necessarily a secret that many optometrists and opticians don’t love this trend, but it’s not the reason you think. As eye care professionals, our job is to make sure […]