Eyewear Tips

Compared to the rest of the body, the eyes are relatively small and they seem to be well out of reach of injury. Unfortunately, our eyes are sensitive and easily prone to damage from sun, debris, smoke, injury, and illness. And increasingly, many eye injuries...

The average Canadian spends between 5-7 hours a day staring at screens. According to the Canadian Association of Optometrists, we blink an average of 12 times per minute but when we're in front of the computer, we only blink 5 times per minute. This can...

We often get asked at our Kelowna Optometry clinic, “if you wear glasses does it worsen your eyesight?” There are many common misconceptions when it comes to your eyes and your vision. We thought it would be a great idea to discuss this one specific...