Choosing your sunglasses

Find the sunglasses that perfectly fit your lifestyle If you wear eyeglasses and spend a lot of time outdoors, you may want to consider prescription sunglasses. Providing convenience, comfort and protection, they can enhance your time outside. And today you have many choices when it comes to finding a pair that won’t break the bank. […]

Are you at risk of Diabetic Retinopathy?

Diabetic Retinopathy

For most of us, our eyesight is not the first thing that comes to mind when we think about diabetes. But actually, diabetes is the number one cause for new cases of blindness among adults. Diabetic Retinopathy causes 12,000 to 24,000 new cases of blindness every year. It’s the most common eye complication in diabetic […]

Unblurring the lines to corrected vision

blurred vision

What your symptoms mean: If you’re finding the world a little out of focus, take comfort in knowing you’re not alone. Roughly 75% of people experience vision symptoms that require eyeglasses, contact lenses or other care, meaning most of us are finding it harder to read that restaurant menu, see the weather forecast or find […]

10 Signs that You Should Book an Eye Exam

Booking an eye exam

60% of the world’s population requires vision correction 80% of all visual impairment can be avoided or corrected Figuring out if you need glasses is simply a matter of understanding the symptoms of vision loss. While the presence of one or more of these signs may not mean a vision problem, an eye exam is […]

Behind the Lens

Behind a glasses lens

Lens Types 1. Single VisionSingle vision lenses are the most commonly prescribed lenses on the market. They were developed for people who need to correct one field of vision, either distance or near. They have the same power of correction across its whole surface and can be used to correct conditions such as farsightedness, nearsightedness […]