Cumulative damage from invisible UV light has been linked to cataract development and macular degeneration. Additionally, UV rays can damage the front surface of the eye just like a sunburn. It's called photokeratitis and is very painful. It requires treatment from your Optometrist! Keep your eyes safe and healthy with our new Sunglass Package! The Sunglass...more
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It is that time of year again for back to school prep. Book your child's eye exam today to give the best possible start!...more
Living in Southern Manitoba we all know what starts in August...HARVEST. With Harvest comes allergies for some people. What should I do? How do I cope? are a few questions one might ask oneself. Please click on the link below to learn about some of these coping methods. https://opto.ca/health-library/top-10-eye-allergy-tips...more
Are your eyes protected? How much damage can the sun do? It's cloudy out, do I have to be worried about my eyes? Click on the link below and learn about a few myths and facts when it comes to our eyes and the sun. https://opto.ca/health-library/uv-rays-myth-or-fact...more
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