Eye Safety

Eye Safety

Proper protective eyewear is a key component of occupational safety. However, people who require prescription lenses tend to forego wearing safety glasses. This is because people are under the impression they have to try to fit their protective eyewear over their...
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...
Hakim Optical 2022 Fall Style Guide

Hakim Optical 2022 Fall Style Guide

It’s finally the season for sweaters, pumpkin spice lattes, and gorgeous glasses! Jump into the Hakim Optical Fall Style Guide!    Welcome to fall! Autumn is finally here and to many, that means their favourite season full of activities in the cool, crisp air,...
A Guide to Gaming Glasses

A Guide to Gaming Glasses

For many young people, playing video games is more than just a pastime, it’s a passion. From the art, music, and character development, to the community of online gamers, and even financial incentives through tournaments, video gaming can be a lifestyle. While we...
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...