Many people do not often go for regular eye exams. Depending on your age, your eye exam frequency can vary. For adults between 19 to 60, it is essential to have regularly scheduled eye exams every two years, even if there are no serious concerns. Depending on your age and the condition of your eyes, […]
Can You Use Eye Drops With Contacts?
Going from wearing eyeglasses all the time to using contact lenses instead is a massive quality of life improvement for many people. Unfortunately, if someone is prone to dry eye syndrome, wearing contacts can aggravate these symptoms. If dry eyes are a common problem you have, hope is not lost. There are a couple of […]
How Should Glasses Fit?
Your glasses provide you with clear vision every time you wear them. If you’re wearing your glasses daily, they should fit comfortably on your ears and nose. Your optometrist and optician can help fit your glasses, but how do you know if they fit well? Continue reading to learn more about your glasses, including how […]
Do Contact Lenses Expire?
Whether you have traditional or specialty contact lenses, caring for them is essential for your eye health. Removing, cleaning, and replacing your contact lenses when needed can help prevent potential problems. With the maintenance contacts need, do they ever expire? Continue reading to learn more about contact lenses, including if they expire and how you […]
What Happens If You Don’t Treat Dry Eyes?
Dry eyes are a fairly common condition that can cause pain and even vision loss. To reduce friction and keep vision sharp, the eye constantly produces tears. Some people, however, are unable to produce tears normally, or their tears evaporate too quickly. When this happens, it can result in pain and vision problems. Chronic dry […]
What causes eye twitching during pregnancy?
Eye Changes with Life Events Our eyes change throughout our life, just like every other part of our body. When significant life changes occur, like pregnancy, scheduling an eye exam can be as important as a doctor’s visit. The eyes are the windows to the soul, but they’re also windows to our health. Many health […]
How Long Does an Eye Exam Take?
How Long Does an Eye Exam Take? Getting regular eye exams is the best way to preserve and improve your eye health. Eye exams help us see clearly, prevent damage and disease, and provide expert treatment and advice regarding our eyes. It can be easy to forget about getting eye check-ups, but scheduling and attending […]
How to Find an Optometrist in Toronto
How to Find an Optometrist and Eye Doctor in Toronto Being in a new area and environment and looking for a new Toronto optometrist or eye doctor can be stressful. There are different types of eye care specialists, so choosing the right one for your needs is essential. Let’s explore some things you should look […]