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...

Glaucoma: What You Need to Know

The prospect of going blind, no longer being able to see the colours of the changing leaves in fall, appreciate a sunset, or bask in the glow of happy faces around the fireplace during the holidays – it’s terrifying. There’s a number of things that can cause you...

The Kinds of Colour Deficiency

There’s a common misconception about colour deficiency, and that’s what is called colour blindness. This misconception is understandable; after all, people with colour deficiency can’t see a certain range of colours. Colour blindness, however, should be reserved for...

Is a Sight Test Enough?

You know the Snellen chart; you read the big E, then the slightly smaller FP, then good old TOZ, so on and so forth until you know how good your vision is, or so the story goes! In reality, the Snellen chart is just a measure of visual acuity; a sight test, and not a...

The 20-20-20 Rule

What do you call it when you have perfect clairvoyance and can predict everything that’s going to happen in the next decade? Well, you call it 20/20 2020 vision!* If you have that incredible gift, you don’t need to read the rest of this post; you have better things to...