Are 3D Movies Harmful to Your Eyes?

Are 3D Movies Harmful to Your Eyes?

3D films have existed in some form for over a century but their popularity skyrocketed upon the release of the record breaking Avatar. With its impressive advances in 3D technology and effects, Avatar offered moviegoers an otherworldly experience by making the...
Dealing with Dry Eyes in Edmonton’s Winter

Dealing with Dry Eyes in Edmonton’s Winter

Dry eyes are very annoying. That feeling like your eyelids have sandpaper on them when you blink is extremely uncomfortable. Dry eyes can be caused by a number of medical conditions like Parkinson’s, diabetes and rheumatoid arthritis, but most often they occur simply...
Children’s Visual Development

Children’s Visual Development

The visual system is extremely complex, yet it is not fully developed at the time of birth. A child’s first months and years are spent learning to use their eyes and fine tuning their visual perception. The following is a guide to understanding your child’s visual...
Good Grades Require More than Just 20/20 Vision

Good Grades Require More than Just 20/20 Vision

Parents know that having good vision is a key element in a child’s academic performance. School vision tests are often relied upon to catch any problems. Screening reports of 20/20 vision allow us to dismiss difficulty with seeing as a possible source of...