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  • 5 Tips For First Time Contact Lens Users

      The biggest fear surrounding wearing contact lenses is that they will get stuck to your eyes, scratch them and even damage your eyesight. This is why a solution exists, to prevent all this from happening. Together with practice and proper hygiene practices you can enjoy the wonders, convenien...
  • What Happens To Our Eyes When We're Asleep?

    Ever watched the animation movie “Inside Out”? If you haven’t you should make it a family movie night soon, because what goes on in that movie is the same algorithm (I'm convinced) our eyes use when we go to sleep. The million-dollar question has always been, what goes on behind the scenes of o...
  • What Is The Difference Between Dry and Wet AMD?

      Age-related Macular degeneration (AMD) is a deterioration or breakdown of the macula, which is the small central area of the retina that produces clear central vision. There are two types of macular degeneration: wet and dry. This blog will discuss the differences between these two types of AM...
  • How You Can Naturally Maintain Your Vision

    At some point in our lives, we have all become guilty of taking the simple things for granted in our busy lives, one of those things is our Windows to the world- Our Eyes. Ever heard somebody say, "You can lie to everybody here, but not me because your eyes can never lie". Whilst that's 100% tru...
  • How Can Exercising Help Your Eyesight?

    Do you spend a lot of time on your phone? It's no secret that we're all spending more and more time with our phones. And while it can be fun, there are some downsides to too much screen time. One of the most common is eye strain or fatigue. You may not know this, but there are ways to help keep ...
  • Are 3D Movies Bad for Your Eyes?

    It’s a Friday afternoon and the kids cook up a smart plan to go to the movies with you, and they want to see that brand new 3D movie that everybody in their school is raving about. It’s at this point that you must break their little hearts because you can’t watch a 3D movie with them, why? Becaus...
  • Does Wearing Glasses Make Your Eyesight Weaker?

    Well at the moment they are helping me out, but what about those old wives' tales you either were told that “if you wear glasses your eyes will become dependent on them” and when you take them off “your eyesight will become much worse than when you started wearing them”. Well, let’s put these tal...
  • How Does Reading in the Dark Affect Your Vision?

    I think we all remember reading under the covers with a flashlight when we were kids. The thrill of getting caught only added to the excitement. We found out fairly quickly that our parents preferred us not to read under the covers because it hurt our eyes. But what is it about reading in the da...