Virtual reality (VR) headsets are becoming increasingly mainstream. Their ability to create an immersive experience and transport us to another place makes them fascinating. However, little is known about the effects of this technology on our ey
Lasers have long been used in eye care for therapeutic and corrective procedures. While the thought of a laser anywhere near the eyes can strike fear in many people, in the right hands, lasers can improve vision and prevent vision loss, usually w
Most people do not think of eye safety at home, but half of all eye injuries happen in this “safe” place. What’s more, about 90% of all eye injuries could be prevented by wearing proper eye protection.
Did you know that anyone with type 1 or type 2 diabetes can develop diabetic retinopathy; this occurs when there is a weakening or swelling of the tiny blood vessels in the retina of your eye, resulting in blood leakage, the growth of new blood ve
Over the course of the next nine years, 6.4 million Canadians will be diagnosed with type 1 or type 2 diabetes. What’s more, one third of Canadians today already have diabetes or prediabetes and many don’t know it.