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Can I Wear Blue Light Glasses All the Time?

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If you’ve been in the market for some new glasses, there’s a decent chance you’ve come across blue light glasses. Maybe you’re even already familiar with these blue light glasses and are reaping the benefits of wearing them. However, you could be wondering if wearing them all the time would be safe and beneficial. Research […]

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Does CBD Make Your Eyes Red?

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The world of cannabis and its myriad compounds has been the subject of substantial research and discussion in recent years. Among the numerous compounds found in cannabis, cannabidiol, more commonly known as CBD, has gained significant attention for its potential therapeutic benefits for the eyes. A question more people are asking during eye exams today […]

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Screen Time Recommendations for Children

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Kids are constantly being exposed to screens through laptops, smartphones, tablets, and more, which may negatively affect their ocular health.  Studies have shown that increased screen time can lead to ocular issues like myopia progression or other potentially harmful vision conditions. To mitigate these risks, the Canadian Association of Optometrists and the Canadian Ophthalmological Society […]

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Are Any Vitamins Good for Macular Degeneration?

Different types of vitamins and supplements are on shelves in a pharmacy. utritional supplements and a diet high in antioxidants, among other healthy lifestyle choices, can help prevent macular degeneration or slow its progression.

Macular degeneration is a common eye condition and the leading cause of vision loss for older adults. Since it can progress at different speeds for different people, it’s crucial to have regular eye exams so your optometrist can track its progression. There’s no way to reverse macular degeneration. However, nutritional supplements and a diet high […]

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Pros & Cons of Using Humidifier for Dry Eye

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Dry eye symptoms can affect many aspects of your day-to-day life. Regular eye exams at your optometrist can assess discomfort, such as dry eyes and provide a custom approach to your eye care needs. As frustrating as dry eye symptoms are, there is hope. Finding ways to reduce your dry eye symptoms can provide relief. […]

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​​How Does Vision Therapy Work?

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If you or your child experiences visual struggles, your optometrist may recommend vision therapy to address these concerns. Vision therapy can help improve how well you see and process visual information, but how does this treatment work?  Continue reading to learn more about vision therapy, including what symptoms it can address and what it entails. […]

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How Can Eyelid Hygiene Improve Dry Eye?

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If your eyes frequently burn, sting, or feel tired, you likely have dry eyes. There may be several reasons you have dry eyes, such as certain medical conditions, computer use, or age. You may not know it, but eyelid hygiene can affect your eye health.  Continue reading to learn more about dry eye, including how […]

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