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Happy Canada Day!

Happy Canada Day!

Grande Prairie Eye Care 14/07/2018 0
 In these holidays, we at Grande Prairie Eye Care, are proud of being part of this community; we take pride in our outstanding customer service and th...
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Doctors Issue Unusual Warning for Those Using Smartphones in the Dark

Doctors Issue Unusual Warning for Those Using Smartphones in the Dark

Grande Prairie Eye Care 14/04/2018 0
 Warning: Looking at your smartphone while lying in bed at night could wreak havoc on your vision.Two women went temporarily blind from constantly che...
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Warning Signs of a Serious Eye Problem

Warning Signs of a Serious Eye Problem

eye exam | eye care doctor exam vision | eye exams | optometrist 07/04/2018 0
Eyes aren't exempt from the wear and tear of aging. Some of the age-related changes in the eyes are annoying but not serious — for example, it can bec...
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Contact lenses to slow progression of myopia

Contact lenses to slow progression of myopia

eye exam | eye care doctor exam vision | eye exams | optometrist 24/03/2018 0
The prevalence of myopia has been steadily rising, with 28 per cent of the global population said to be affected in 2010 and to rise to affect nearly ...
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Eye Exam Can Save Your Life

Eye Exam Can Save Your Life

eye exam | eye care doctor exam vision | eye exams | optometrist 18/02/2018 0
How an Eye Exam Can Save Your Life  The need for periodic optometric examination has been recognized for many years. Vision and ocular health conditio...
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Diabetes patients are TWICE as likely to develop cataracts

Diabetes patients are TWICE as likely to develop cataracts

eye exam | eye care doctor exam vision | eye exams | optometrist 10/02/2018 0
An eye exam regularly is important in diabetes patients. Diabetes patients are TWICE as likely to develop cataracts - the leading cause of blindness a...
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Repetitive strain from eye movement may play a role in glaucoma

Repetitive strain from eye movement may play a role in glaucoma

eye exam | eye care doctor exam vision | eye exams | optometrist 03/02/2018 0
Findings may explain why glaucoma develops in people with normal intraocular pressure. Common, unavoidable eye movements may be a cause of glaucoma in...
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Projecting a visual image directly into the brain, bypassing the eyes

Projecting a visual image directly into the brain, bypassing the eyes

eye exam | eye care doctor exam vision | eye exams | optometrist 20/01/2018 0
Imagine replacing a damaged eye with a window directly into the brain — one that communicates with the visual part of the cerebral cortex by reading f...
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Free Eye Exam for Children

Free Eye Exam for Children

eye exam | eye care doctor exam vision | eye exams | optometrist 28/10/2017 0
The most important thing in every parent’s life is his or her child. If your kids live in Alberta, Canada and they have the provincial Alberta Health ...
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Eye Care Advantage Value

Eye Care Advantage Value

eye exam | eye care doctor exam vision | eye exams | optometrist 21/10/2017 0
Eye Care is a broad concept, encompassing the prevention of likely blinding eye diseases through primary health care. Eye Care includes the identifica...
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Retinal OCT Photography

Retinal OCT Photography

eye exam | eye care doctor exam vision | eye exams | optometrist 14/10/2017 0
We strongly recommend the Retinal OCT (Optical Coherence Tomography) test for patients with a history of, or if the patient has at least one relative ...
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Our services are among the best!

Our services are among the best!

eye exam | eye care doctor exam vision | eye exams | optometrist 16/09/2017 0
It is super exciting to share this great news! At the end of August of 2017 we received a recognition letter regarding our services and professionalis...
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Genome surgery to prevent blindness

Genome surgery to prevent blindness

eye exam | eye care doctor exam vision | eye exams | optometrist 15/03/2017 0
Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) affects a site at the back of the eye, called the macula, on the retina. It causes vision to become blurred, di...
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