Tag: Eye Care

Kelowna Optometrist Explains Nearsightedness Vs Farsightedness

You may have heard of nearsightedness and farsightedness before, but, what are they? It can be easy to get these two terms mixed up. Near and farsightedness are some of the most common issues our patients at iSight Optometry encounter. If you’re having troubles seeing things close up, or far away, it may be time […]

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Back To School Eye Exams for Post Secondary

We tend to take our eyes for granted. How often have you ever thought about the incredible number of nerves, muscles, and parts that work together to allow you to focus on fine print or a beautiful sunset? Your vision is priceless and routine eye exams mean you can have peace of mind knowing that […]

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Kelowna Optometrist Explains the Importance of a Back To School Eye Exam

For many families, the start of September is like the start of a new year. Summer is ending, the air is getting crisper, and if you have kids, they’re headed back to school once again. If you’re like most parents, you want your kids to have every opportunity to succeed and do their best in […]

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Benefits of Anti-Glare Glasses

Have you ever turned down an invitation because you didn’t want to drive at night? Or maybe wished you had during a late drive home? As eyes age, the speed at which pupils dilate changes and slow down. This can make driving at night difficult. If you wear glasses, the glare from your eyewear can […]

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Common Types of Cataracts and Treatments

The biggest indicator that you have cataracts is clouded vision. Scheduling an eye exam with your optometrist in Kelowna is a vital step in determining if you have cataracts. Your routine eye examination will detect cataracts and other eye problems in the earliest stages, which will help your eye doctor access the type of cataract […]

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Benefits of Blue Light Blocking Glasses

If you work an office job, chances are you spend a lot of time staring at your computer screen. Computer screens, office lights and even the sun, project visible and invisible light rays that can have a range of effect on our eyes. However, one light ray that seems to be in the spotlight a […]

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iSight Optometry: Proud Silver Award Recipient From Optometry Giving Sight

As your Kelowna optometrist, we’re proud to give back to our community and beyond. iSight Optometry is committed to numerous sustainable eye care projects. While many in North America may take vision privileges for granted, millions of people around the globe are much less fortunate. Our dedicated team participated in the 2017 World Sight Day […]

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Do You Need Reading Glasses?

Difficulty in seeing small print, needing more light to read and holding reading material further away from you are all indicators that it is time to book an eye exam to ascertain whether you need reading glasses. As you age, you may find yourself struggling to see objects and read words up-close. This farsightedness, or […]

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5 Unhealthy Habits that Affect Your Vision

We all have bad habits. And the problem is we sometimes don’t even know we’re doing them. But whether we know it or not we all frequently engage in habits that negatively affect the health of our eyes and compromise the quality of our vision. Here are 5 unhealthy habits that negatively affect your vision. […]