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Keep up-to-date on the latest vision-related news and eye care events in our practice. The items are displayed by year and month. To view older entries use the links in the box below to select the year and month you would like.

The ABCs of Vision: Back-to-School and the Importance of Clear Sight

As the back-to-school season approaches, parents and students are bustling with excitement and preparation. While new backpacks and school supplies are essential, one aspect that often gets overlooked is the importance of clear vision for successful learning. In this blog post, we'll explore why vision is crucial for academic success...

Cromolyn Eye Drops Recalled Due to Risk of Infection

Cromolyn Eye Drops (DIN 02009277) is an over-the-counter drug used to prevent and relieve symptoms of seasonal allergic conjunctivitis (commonly known as pink eye) in adults and children five years of age and older. The Pendopharm Division of Pharmascience Inc. is recalling all lots of the 10 mL format of...

Protect Your Eyes from the Sun: Understanding the Dangers of UV Rays

At Foresight Eyecare, we're dedicated to keeping your vision healthy and your eyes happy. In this post, we want to shed some light on the importance of protecting your eyes from the harmful effects of UV rays, which are present in sunlight. While we all enjoy sunny days, it's crucial...

Shedding Light on Myopia: Promoting Awareness and Control

Welcome to Myopia Awareness Week! From May 22 to May 26, we join the global community in raising awareness about myopia, a common eye condition that affects millions of people worldwide. In this blog post, we will delve into the definition of myopia, its prevalence, and the risks it poses...

Is Wildfire Smoke Irritating Your Eyes? Tips for Relief and Professional Help

As Alberta continues to experience a number of wildfires this season, the smoke generated by these wildfires can have detrimental effects on our health, including our eyes.  In this blog post, we will explore how smoke from wildfires can impact your eyes and provide five essential tips for managing symptoms....

Spring Time Allergies

Do you suffer from Swollen eyelids, watering, redness, itchiness? Get an Eye Exam from our Calgary Eye Doctor today near you in Calgary, Alberta If you think you are suffering from Eye Allergies, visit our Eye Clinic near you in Calgary, Alberta for treatment. As we move towards spring, many...

Autoimmune Disease and Dry Eye: Is There a Connection?

Having an autoimmune disease like Sjogren's syndrome, rheumatoid arthritis or lupus can affect your tear production and eye health.

This Winter, Don’t Let Dry Eyes Get the Best of You

The struggle against dry eye every winter is real. Fortunately there are eye treatments and home remedies to relieve symptoms.

Why Does My Toddler Blink So Much?

Is your toddler blinking more frequently? Here are some potential reasons why.

Preventing the Most Common Cause of Vision Loss Among the Elderly

Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is the leading cause of permanent vision loss in people over the age of 60. The earlier the diagnosis, the better the treatment outcome. Learn more here, at your local optometrist.