Eye Protection & Protective Eyewear

Eye Protection & Protective Eyewear

Are you doing enough to protect your eyes? You might be surprised to learn that there are about 200 job-related eye injuries every day in Canada. These injuries often result in lost time and/or temporary or permanent vision loss. What’s more, 90% of these eye injuries...
Eye Health: What is Conjunctivitis? 

Eye Health: What is Conjunctivitis? 

When it comes to eye conditions, infections, and illnesses, some are more common than others. One extremely common condition that most people are likely to experience at least once in their life is conjunctivitis. While conjunctivitis may sound foreign to you, you may...
What is Hyperopia?

What is Hyperopia?

Eye health can be overwhelming at times. There are an array of different terminology and definitions when it comes to eyes and their potential conditions, and it can feel very difficult to grasp if you’re not an optometrist yourself. If you’ve heard the word hyperopia...
The Anatomy of Your Eyeglasses 

The Anatomy of Your Eyeglasses 

For so many Canadians, eyeglasses are an essential part of their everyday lives. If you wear glasses every day, you may know the basic terms including frames, lenses, and even screws. However, familiarizing yourself with the anatomy of your glasses (even the...
Simple Eye Terms Everyone Should Know 

Simple Eye Terms Everyone Should Know 

Eye health is a huge, overarching subject that encompasses an array of terms and definitions. It can be a bit overwhelming to hear and try to understand so many unique definitions, especially if they don’t necessarily define your current situation with your eyes and...