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Children and Risks Associated With Sun Exposure
Ultraviolet radiation (UV) is an invisible component of sunlight that is most commonly known to cause sunburns and skin cancers.
Eye Health & Exam Frequency – Preschoolers
The Eye Exam
Doctors of optometry play an essential and ongoing role in ensuring the health of you and your family.
Amblyopia (Lazy Eye)
What is lazy eye or amblyopia?
Smoking and Your Eyes
It is well known that smoking is detrimental to your health. Smoking tobacco harms every organ in your body— your eyes included.
Celebrate the Season, but Take Care of Your Eyes
The holidays are a great time for getting together with friends and family, but can also take a toll on our health, even our eyes.
Quick Tips for Taking Care of Your Eyes While Having Fun
Keep Kids Safe Important tips to remember to protect children’s eyes around the home:
The Cost of Children's VIsion Loss
The Cost of Children's VIsion Loss Media Release
Better Vision For Children - CAO Position Paper
Vision disorders are a common pediatric health problem in Canada.
The Cost of Children’s Vision Loss
Despite our wealth and a robust health care system, vision disorders are a common pediatric health problem in Canada. It is estimated that nearly 25% of school-age children have vision problems.