What’s the big deal about UV light? Recent studies have shown that many people do not realize the importance of wearing sunglasses to protect their eyes. Research has shown that 90 percent of consumers are aware that UV light can damage our skin, but only 10 percent know that it can damage our eyes! Our […]
What is Macular Degeneration and How can I prevent it?
What is Macular Degeneration? Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is the leading cause of vision loss and blindness in North Americans who are over the age of 65. AMD causes a gradual decrease in central vision due to the break down of the macula. There are two types: dry and wet AMD. What is the difference […]
Welcome to the Insight Eyecare Blog!
We will be updating this blog regularly to keep you up to date with the latest news in the optometric industry. Stay tuned for tips to keeping your eyes healthy, and things you need to look out for to ensure your vision stays as healthy as you are! […]