children's eye care and glasses needs

4 Tips For Recovering After Lasik Eye Surgery

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The key to having the highest quality of life may rest in being able to see well. This can become more challenging for some over the years and can be a real problem if you suffer from a variety of vision issues It may be recommended for you to have Lasik eye surgery to help you in being able to see better in the shortest amount of time. This is typically a painless procedure that can have a dramatic and positive impact on your vision.…

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How Computers Affect Your Eyes

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Many people spend a lot time sitting in front of their computer screens. For years, parents have been telling their children to move further away from the TV, only to end up with them sitting mere inches away from the computer screen. If you and your family tend to sit at the computer for extended periods of time, then you’ll want to learn how the computer can affect your eyes and what you can do to get relief.…

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Learn about Angle-Closure Glaucoma (and the Symptoms Recognizable to an Optometrist)

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One of the main causes of vision loss in Canadians is due to an eye disease known as glaucoma. A rare form of this disease is known as angle-closure glaucoma, which damages the optic nerve due to accumulated pressure within the eye and causes an onset of symptoms that are often quite severe. Your optometrist may be able to detect any form of glaucoma through a routine exam and testing. While it is important to know what angle-closure glaucoma actually is, you also need to recognize the symptoms so you may seek treatment before serious vision loss can occur.…

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