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  1. Your eyes can get sunburned too

    CATEGORY: Health

    Your eyes can get sunburned too

    Our eyelids and the blink reflex have the function of protecting our eyes. But faced with exposure to UV rays, they are not enough. If you don't protect yourself, you could get a sunburn of the eye, called photokeratitis.

  2. Closing of the Patriots holiday and Victoria Day

    CATEGORY: Operating

    Closing of the Patriots holiday and Victoria Day

    We will be closed for the weekend of the Patriotes holiday and Victoria Day.

  3. Blue lights: are they really harmful?

    CATEGORY: Health

    Blue lights: are they really harmful?

    Some lights, computer screens, television screens and cell phones are sources of blue light. With teleworking and on a daily basis, we are increasingly exposed to these sources of light. The question then arises for our health.

  4. The child and his vision

    CATEGORY: Health

    The child and his vision

    25% of children between the ages of 5 and 17 have vision problems that require treatment by an optometrist or ophthalmologist. In Quebec there are programs for the management of vision care for children.

  5. Pregnancy can change your vision

    CATEGORY: Health

    Pregnancy can change your vision

    Physical and hormonal changes related to pregnancy can affect your eyes and vision. These changes are usually temporary but should still be monitored.

  6. Virtual reality headsets: benefits and caveats

    CATEGORY: Health

    Virtual reality headsets: benefits and caveats

    These headsets provide an immersive experience that makes them fascinating to the user. In a certain context they can be beneficial for vision but they can also represent a danger for your vision.

  7. Diabetes also affects your vision

    CATEGORY: Health

    Diabetes also affects your vision

    Diabetes can affect vision in many ways (changes in vision, double vision, diabetic retinopathy, etc.). It is necessary to have your eyes checked regularly to be able to treat the symptoms effectively.

  8. 6 tips for good eye health

    CATEGORY: Health

    6 tips for good eye health

    Taking care of your eyes on a daily basis is important. Here are 6 easy courses of action to help you.

  9. Computer vision syndrome: how to protect yourself from it?

    CATEGORY: Health

    Computer vision syndrome: how to protect yourself from it?

    Many studies show that we use more and more screens. This is not trivial and can cause Artificial Vision Syndrome: AVS (or computer vision syndrome).