Eye Health Tips and Information

What is Digital Eye Strain AKA Computer Vision Syndrome

Digital Eye Strain Digital eye strain, often overshadowed by more commonly discussed health concerns, emerges as a significant consequence of our modern, screen-centric lifestyle. It distinguishes itself with a unique blend of symptoms and triggers, setting it apart in the broad spectrum of occupational health issues. This condition is characterized by its direct link to [...]

June 18th, 2024|0 Comments

The Wider Perspective – Health Insights Gained Through Regular Eye Exams

Eye exams, particularly those performed routinely, go far beyond evaluating your ability to read an eye chart. These assessments, especially when performed by experienced practitioners like our team at Market Mall Eye Clinic, can uncover a range of health issues that may be seemingly unrelated to vision. Regular eye exams can provide critical insights into [...]

June 18th, 2023|0 Comments

The Inquisitive Patient – Key Questions To Pose At Your Annual Eye Check-Up

Your annual eye exam at Market Mall Eye Clinic is more than just a routine check-up; it’s an opportunity to engage in an insightful conversation about your eye health and overall wellness. Under the experienced guidance of our team, we advocate for a proactive patient approach where you are encouraged to ask questions and actively [...]

June 18th, 2023|0 Comments

Navigating The Dry Eye Dilemma – When It’s Time To Reach Out To A Professional

A widespread ocular affliction, Dry Eye Syndrome, or keratoconjunctivitis sicca, is characterized by a deficiency in tear production or accelerated tear evaporation. Although it may appear as a mere inconvenience, it could lead to severe vision issues and a decreased quality of life if not addressed promptly. At Market Mall Eye Clinic, we champion the [...]

June 18th, 2023|0 Comments

Screen Time for Children

By Dr. Lillian Rieck “How long can my child play iPad?” is probably the most common question optometrists are asked during a child’s eye exam. In November 2017, the Canadian Association of Optometrists (CAO) and the Canadian Ophthalmological Society released recommendations for screen time in children. Screens include television, computer, tablet, smartphone, and video [...]

February 7th, 2018|0 Comments