Eye Care Tips

Color blindness is not a form of blindness at all, but a deficiency in the way you see color. When someone has a color deficiency, their perception of colors is different from most of us see. When the deficiency is more severe, it’s called color...

When was the last time that you had a comprehensive eye exam? If you can’t remember, it’s been too long! At Sun Valley Optometry, we believe that you should have an eye examination test every 1-2 years depending on your risk level. We feel that your eye...

With allergy season in full swing, do you know how to get relief from allergies affecting the eyes? Many people seek help for symptoms such as sneezing, sniffling and nasal congestion. But allergies also affect the eyes. Eye allergy symptoms include red, itchy, burning and...

We’ve all heard that eating our carrots can improve our vision. But do you know why carrots in particular are good for that or if there are any other foods for eyesight improvement? Why Carrots? Carrots and other orange-coloured fruits and vegetables help eye health because...

Your eyesight is one of your most important features. It allows you the freedom to drive, to read, and to witness some of the most memorable events in your life. Taking care of your eye health should be a top priority. Scheduling routine visits with...

Spending the day at the beach can be relaxing for the body but hard on the eyes. As our Kelowna optometrists can attest, even if you aren’t visiting the beach, a day in the Okanagan heat can leave you with dry eyes and reaching for...

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