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Your Eye Health Articles

Is There a Permanent Cure for Dry Eye?

Dry eye syndrome affects many Albertans. The Alberta Association of Optometrists conducted a study in February 2019 with 1000 random participants. They found that 90% of respondents experienced some symptoms of dry eye, and 74% experienced tearing or a sensation of foreign objects in their eyes. Dry eye can have…

Published: 2020-12-23Read Article
Does Computer Use Damage Your Eyes?

Many of us rely on computers and other digital devices for work, communication, and entertainment. However, all that screen time has some people concerned that prolonged computer use could damage your eyes. It’s certainly a troubling thought — but how much truth is there to it? We’ve spent years educating…

Published: 2020-12-01Read Article
Understanding the Human Eye

The eye is a fascinating organ, made up of many different parts which all work together with the brain to provide sight. Much like a digital camera, when one part isn’t functioning well, images can be blurry or not even get transmitted to the visual cortex. An annual eye exam…

Published: 2020-11-12Read Article
When Should Your Child Have Their First Eye Exam?

Clear vision supports safety, productivity, and peace of mind in people of all ages. That’s why taking your child for full eye exams with a qualified specialist is just as important as scheduling them for yourself. But when should children start going for their first official eye exams? Let’s take…

Published: 2020-09-21Read Article
What to Expect After LASIK Surgery

Many patients choose LASIK to get away from glasses or contacts. LASIK might not be for everyone, but if you’re reading this, you might be a good candidate for the procedure. If you’ve got the green light for LASIK surgery and are wondering about getting back to normal vision, you…

Published: 2020-09-14Read Article
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