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Archive for March, 2013

The Importance of Regular Vision Care

Sunday, March 10, 2013 @ 03:03 AM
Author: Amit Mathur

eye-care-centre-vancouverLet us face the facts; most people avoid the doctor, the optometrist and the dentist like plagues. No one likes to sit around a waiting room and then have their body poked and prodded in various places. But unlike your doctors visits, regular vision care is almost a necessity. Too many Americans these days neglect to take proper care of their eyes. The biggest offenders are those who do not require glasses early on in life. Many of these people get to a point where their eye sight begins to degenerate from improper care and abuse, and because they have never needed glasses before, they never realize that their vision is getting worse until it is too late! Regular vision care is very important, and we will tell you all about why.

PRK Surgery – A LASIK Alternative

Tuesday, March 5, 2013 @ 03:03 AM
Author: Amit Mathur

lasik-eye-surgery-vancouver-bcLASIK is among the most popular eye surgeries available today for correcting issues such as myopia,hyperopiaand astigmatism. But it is not the end all be all of eye surgeries, as it was once thought to be. In fact, PRK Surgery is one of the many solutions currently being considered by hundreds of thousands of people all around America, both because of the cheaper costs in relation to LASIK, and because of the success rates. So what exactly is PRK Surgery, and is it right for you? Read on to find out the answers to these questions.