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What to expect during a child’s eye examination

Mar 14, 2018

Our optometrist provides some insight on what you can expect during your child’s eye examination. What are some signs that your child(ren) may need glasses? Squinting (no pun intended!) for children starting in school is usually a clear signal they are having issues focusing in the distance. Headaches after reading…

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Best food for your eyes

Are you eating the foods that are best for your eyes?

Jan 28, 2018

There’s more to eye nutrition than just carrots. We thought we would explore which foods boost your eye health and help protect against sight-threatening diseases. Fish Cold-water fish such as salmon, tuna, sardines and mackerel are rich in omega-3 fatty acids, which may help protect against dry eyes, macular degeneration and…

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Vision – Key facts for drivers

Dec 16, 2017

Good eyesight is essential for safe driving and poor vision can impair your driving performance. Every driver is responsible for ensuring that their vision meets the specified minimum requirements. If you notice or suspect any change in your vision, visit your optometrist as soon as possible. The current vision test for…

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Why we love Cutler & Gross!

Nov 10, 2017

We love Cutler and Gross because they have created spectacles with true style. At the core of their philosophy is to create glasses that are a fashion must-have; a symbol of cool rather than a medical device. We love the unique handmade quality of a Cutler and Gross frame.  Each frame takes weeks to…

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What is dry eye?

Oct 31, 2016

Dry eye affects at least 1 in 5 adults and is more common in women than men. It may occur as a result of insufficient tears production but more commonly is related to poor tears quality. In 80% of cases, evaporative dry eye is the root cause of the symptoms.…

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