Cataracts Surgery: What to Expect

Cataracts is one of the most common age related eye diseases; it’s not entirely clear what causes it, but there seems to be some association with UV rays being blocked by the lens. We’ve talked in detail about the condition in previous posts; in short, the lens of...

Contact Lens Primer

There’s a lot of options out there to correct your vision. You can, of course, get Winnipeg eyeglasses; glasses are pretty trendy right now, and there are folks who purchase glasses without a prescription just to accessorize. There are also folks who would really...

Virtual Keys and Visual Impairment

Visual impairment comes in many forms. From colour vision deficiency to total vision loss, the many shapes of visual impairment mean there’s a lot of misinformation; when people here “visually impaired”, they often assume total blindness. This misconception can be...

Floater Facts

Here’s a problem with medical jargon: it’s often really hard for patients to understand. Some of the time, this is inevitable; the human body is incredibly complex, and understanding all of the terms means understanding all of the processes. This, of course, takes...

The Shape of Glasses to Come

When choosing new glasses, there’s a lot to consider. There’s the technical stuff, of course; what kind of anti-glare coatings you should get, if you want blue light protection, if you’d prefer photochromic lenses. These things can be discussed at length with your...