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  • My child has 20/20 vision. Do they still need an eye exam?

    My child has 20/20 vision. Do they still need an eye exam?
  • Could my child’s problems at school be related to vision?

    Could my child's problems at school be related to vision?
  • What are the signs that a child may need glasses?

    What are the signs that a child may need glasses?
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  • Children’s Vision and Eye Exams

    You know your child inside out, but there is one thing you can't know and that is how well they see.
  • Braydin’s Story

    After visiting a Doctor of Optometry, Braydin’s mom realized the importance of bringing her child in for an eye exam. Watch his story.
  • Rachel’s Story

    Find out how a Doctor of Optometry helped diagnose Rachel with a serious health issue that was affecting more than her vision.
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  • Children’s Vision Month 2015

    Would you know if your child had a vision problem? Chances are, probably not. Most vision problems have no easy-to-detect symptoms, which makes it almost impossible…

  • International Literacy Day

    Last week, optometrists around the world marked International Literacy Day on their calendars. Literacy skills are a prerequisite to broadening knowledge and are a fundamental building block for learning. With 80 per cent of learning being visual, it’s essential that your child’s eyes are in tip-top shape. The very first step is to book your […]

  • Back To School Countdown

    You’re rushing to get the last set of crayons off the shelf; trying to get all your child’s clothes from the same department store; arranging carpools with the neighbours – but have you booked your child’s annual eye exam yet? Parents spend the end of their August…

  • Overlooking Our Vision

    BC Doctor of Optometry, Cameron McCrodan, participated in TEDxVictoria last December, and shared the numerous aspects of sight that are simply overlooked. He discusses the importance…

  • The Truth Behind Blue Light

    Do you ever notice a slight headache, find yourself squinting, or feel some eyestrain after using digital devices? It could be stemming from HEV light, better known as blue light.

  • Reading Myths Debunked

    Trying to get through that summer book list, but having trouble with the small print? Or getting a headache from reading in the dark? Below we debunk some of the most common myths related to reading and vision…