Computer Glasses

Computer Glasses

For many Canadians in countless lines of professions, working at the computer is a regular part of their day. While in many ways, the use of computers in the workplace has made our lives significantly easier, there are some downsides like a strain on your body and...
Dry Eye Syndrome

Dry Eye Syndrome

Throughout the year, many Canadians will, unfortunately, experience dry eyes. If you’ve ever had dry eyes you understand that it can be extremely irritating, painful and itchy. While common, dry eye syndrome can feel exhausting to deal with and having regular eye...
Macular Degeneration

Macular Degeneration

As we age, unfortunately, there are many different conditions that can affect our eyesight. Macular Degeneration, also known as Age-Related Macular Degeneration (or AMD) is a fairly common eye condition that impairs the eye’s ability to see. This happens primarily in...
Driving Glasses

Driving Glasses

Whether it’s driving to work, running errands, dropping the kids off at school, going out early in the morning, heading west at sunset, driving in the dark or during all sorts of weather, for most Canadian adults driving is a big part everyday life. Poor eyesight can...
What Are Cataracts

What Are Cataracts

At Hakim Optical, we want to take the time to help educate Canadians about what exactly cataract awareness means. While we’re sure you’ve heard of cataracts, if you’ve never dealt with them personally, you may not know what they are and how they can affect your life....