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What we can see with retinal and optical coherence tomography imaging

Having good vision is something many people take for granted, but those who struggle with vision impairment in some way or another appreciate the importance of having a competent and trustworthy...

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...

What You Need to Know About Eye Floaters

What Is A Eye Floater? Floater is the common term for those annoying, erratic specks of debris in your eyes that interfere with your vision. Described in many ways, they are known as spots, strings,...

Top 6 Eyewear Trends for Fall 2016

We all remember Marilyn Monroe in How To Marry A Millionaire. Her character refused to wear eyeglasses due to the stigma attached, with comedic results. Today, there is no shame in having an...

Choosing Eyeglass Lenses: Is UV coating important?

When buying eyeglasses, you may be confused by the number of options you are presented with. Once you’ve chosen your frames, you will need to decide if you want any of a number of available coatings...

How Vision Affects Learning

Good vision is directly related to learning. Research has shown that 80% of what children learn in school is through visual presentation and when they cannot see a book or blackboard clearly, they...

Back to School Must Haves

It is never too early to begin thinking going back to school. We just have to switch our brains from family vacations, summer camp and long days of nothing but sunshine. Before you know it, everyone...

Top 5 Little Black Frames

From cocktail parties to company Christmas events, from hostessing a dinner party to ringing in the New Year, the holiday season has practically every woman wearing that little black dress, which...

Match Your Mo: Find Fashionable Eyewear for Movember

  Specs to Match that Stache All Movember Long The month of Movember is all about changing the face of men's health by changing the faces of most men with a furry upper lip. To help our...

Optometrist Dr. Sarah Keep, Rated #1 in Edmonton, Alberta

Congratulations, Dr. Keep! Wow! Vision by Design’s very own optometrist, Dr. Sarah Van Der Putten Keep, has been rated Edmonton, Alberta’s #1 optometrist from RateMDs list of Edmonton’s best...