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All About Age Related Macular Degeneration
All About Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD)
November 20, 2017

Age-related macular degeneration, also known as AMD, is a common vision loss condition that often occurs in those aged 50 and…

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7 Steps To Prevent The Spread of Pink Eye
7 Steps to Prevent the Spread of Pink Eye
November 13, 2017

No one likes getting pink eye – it burns, itches, looks unattractive, and can last for weeks. But when you get…

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Work with Chemicals? Know your Eye Washing Procedure
Work with Chemicals? Know Your Eye Washing Procedure
October 30, 2017

For any work environment that utilizes hazardous chemicals, safety precautions and first aid equipment, such as an eye washing station, are…

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Understanding Cataracts
October 31, 2016

Although cataracts are a common issue that many adults over 40 must face, what many people may not realize is that…

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What Causes Eye Twitching?
March 7, 2016

It’s not hard to find someone with an eye twitching problem. While it’s far from a life-threatening condition, an eye twitching…

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Taking care of your eyes
10 Different Ways to Take Care of Your Eyes
September 21, 2015

If you have ever thought that you don’t look after your eyes as much as you should, this article is for…

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Pink eye
Diagnosing, Treating, and Preventing Pink Eye
June 23, 2015

Pink eye, also known as conjunctivitis, is a very common eye problem that usually affects people in the school environment –…

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Diagnosing and Treating Macular Degeneration
April 16, 2015

Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is the leading cause of vision loss in Canada. Almost 1.5 million Canadians live with AMD, a…

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How a Poor Diet Can Affect Your Eyes
October 24, 2014

Good nutrition plays a crucial role in your overall health. Your optometrist will also tell you that a poor diet can…

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What to Do if You’ve Noticed Vision Changes
July 24, 2014

If you have noticed changes to your vision it is important to make an appointment with your eye doctor as soon…

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