Yes, one type of glaucoma—open-angle glaucoma, is hereditary. That means that people with a family history of glaucoma are at a higher risk of developing […]
Can Dry Eyes Cause Bluriness?
Millions of Canadians deal with the uncomfortable symptoms of dry eyes annually. Dry, irritated eyes are typically the most common symptom, but you may also […]
When is Eye Pain an Emergency?
It’s hard to ignore eye pain mainly because we use our eyes to do many things throughout the day. There could be several reasons contributing […]
Can You Prevent Cataracts?
The reality is cataracts are the leading cause of blindness in Canada. With age as a factor, anyone over 40 can get cataracts. A cataract […]
Why Do My Eyes Feel so Tired?
Sitting down after a long day, the last thing you want to deal with is tired eyes. But, that may be the reality for many […]
10 Causes of Blurry Vision
Whether you wear corrective eyewear or not, blurry vision can occur at any time. While blurry vision doesn’t always warrant panic, some causes are more […]
Artificial Tears: 10 Tips for Choosing Eye Drops for Dry Eye
If you wake up with dry, red, or painful eyes, you may be suffering from dry eye disease. Unfortunately, dry eye disease is common, and […]
What Is Intraocular Pressure & What Does It Mean?
At your last eye exam, you may remember having a puff of air or a small application placed on your cornea. These are common ways […]
Can Kids Wear Contact Lenses? What to Know
Wearing contacts requires responsibility and care. While problems are rare, they can happen if lenses are worn incorrectly. Is it too much responsibility for children? […]