What is … Read morePosted On: June 15th, 2013 - Comments Off on Dry Eye Syndrome: Do you suffer from dry, red, irritated eyes?
Quick Facts that every parent should know
• 1 in 4 children have a vision problem that can affect learning
• 80% of learning is based on vision
• Studies have shown that 60% of children identified as “problem learners” … Read morePosted On: September 29th, 2012 - Comments Off on Child Eye Exams: The importance of getting your child’s eyes examined every school year!
What are those spots in front of my vision?
Almost everyone experiences small specks in their vision that sometimes can appear as dust, insects or cobwebs. These specks are known as eye floaters and are more prominent in certain light … Read more
What is a cataract?
A cataract is a clouding of the eye’s natural lens. The lens is a structure that aids in focusing light rays on the retina. It is located behind the iris and pupil. Cataracts block light from … Read more
What’s the big deal about UV light?
Recent studies have shown that many people do not realize the importance of wearing sunglasses to protect their eyes. Research has shown that 90 percent of consumers are aware that UV light can … Read more
What is Macular Degeneration?
Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is the leading cause of vision loss and blindness in North Americans who are over the age of 65. AMD causes a gradual decrease in central vision due to the break down … Read morePosted On: March 16th, 2012 - Comments Off on What is Macular Degeneration and How can I prevent it?
We will be updating this blog regularly to keep you up to date with the latest news in the optometric industry.
Stay tuned for tips to keeping your eyes healthy, and things you need to look out for to ensure … Read morePosted On: March 13th, 2012 - Comments Off on Welcome to the Insight Eyecare Blog!