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Why Are Blue Eyes More Sensitive To Light?

Since blue eyes contain very little melanin — a pigment that helps block out light, including the sun’s harmful UV...
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Why Are Dilated Eye Exams So Important?

Dilated eye exams make it possible for eye doctors to better assess your eye health and are the only way to detect...
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Why Does Bono Always Wear His Signature Shades?

Ever wonder why rock superstar Bono wears sunglasses, even when indoors? It's not due to his "look", but rather is...
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7 Tips for Dealing with Eye Allergies

Allergies aren’t uncommon, with statistics reporting that more than one-third of all people experience the annoying symptoms. And as our...
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What Causes Halos Around Lights?

Have you ever seen bright rings or “halos” around sources of light? Read on to learn what can cause halos...
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Who is the Ideal LASIK Candidate?

Most people who have worn eyeglasses or contact lenses for years dream about getting up in the morning and seeing...
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3 Eye Exercises To Relieve Eye Strain

It is important to take a break from digital devices to allow our eyes to rest and prevent eye strain.To...
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Vision Loss and What to Do

According to recent NIH-funded studies, some of the statistics on vision loss may appear unbelievable, but they’re true: The number...
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How to Improve Your Vision

In the US, it’s been estimated that 12 million people over the age of 40 have some type of vision...
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Masks Can Cause Dry Eye Symptoms!

The phenomenon of masks leading to dry eye is so widespread that a name for the condition has already been...
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Gift The Gift Of Sight Month

Here’s why Prevent Blindness has called December the “The Gift of Sight Month,” and what you can do to be...
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Edmonton Contact Lenses Supplier

Apex Vision How Do I Know If Contact Lenses Are Right for Me? Many eye diseases can be quickly and...
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Edmonton Digital Eye Strain relief.

Apex Vision - Rising Risks of Digital Eye Strain During Quarantine Many eye diseases can be quickly and easily diagnosed...
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Edmonton Optometrist – Protect Your Eyes

Apex Vision Eye Doctor in Edmonton, Alberta Many eye diseases can be quickly and easily diagnosed during a Comprehensive eye...
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Edmonton Optometrist – Local Eye Doctor

Apex Vision Eye Doctor in Edmonton, Alberta Many eye diseases can be quickly and easily diagnosed during a Comprehensive eye...
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Why Diabetic Eye Exams are Essential in Edmonton

Apex Vision Diabetic Eye Exams in Edmonton, Albert Many eye diseases can be quickly and easily diagnosed during a Comprehensive...
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Edmonton, Alberta | 6 Actions You Can Take to Prevent Cancer

Apex Vision Eye Doctor near you in Edmonton, Alberta Nowadays, cancer is so widespread that most people have faced it...
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Edmonton-North West | How to Have Healthy Eyes

Apex Vision Eye Doctors in Edmonton-North West, Alberta, share Tips on How to Have Healthy Eyes 30 Second review. You...
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Edmonton | Vision Problems Are Common in Older Parkinson’s Patients

Yet despite these findings, few Parkinson’s patients visit an eye doctor for regular eye exams! 30 Second review. A recent...
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Edmonton | Could a Low-Carb Diet Reduce Your Risk of Glaucoma?

A recent eye care study points to a possible connection between carbs and preventing glaucoma. 30 Second review. Recently, an...
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What Does a Scratched Eye Feel Like?

At Apex Vision in North West Edmonton, Dr. Hamdan is qualified to treat eye emergencies such as scratches eyes. Call...
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Are There Different Types of Contact Lenses?

Contact lenses are often prescribed according to lifestyle and eye condition. Our eye doctor and professional eye care staff at...
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Why Makeup & Eyeglasses Look Gorgeous Together

Come by Apex Vision, the best optical store in North West Edmonton to check out our vast selection of designer...
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Why Own More Than One Pair of Eyeglasses

Optical Store - Prescription Eyeglasses - Eye Exams in North West Edmonton, AB How many pairs of shoes do you...
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Frames For Eyeglasses Depending On Your Skin Tone

Optical Store & Eye Care in North West Edmonton, AB Your face shape can help you identify your ideal frame...
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Ready to Find the Right Glasses for Your Face Shape?

The first thing to consider when choosing a frame is your face shape in addition to what sort of material...
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Most Common FAQ’s on Eyeglasses

Eye exams & Optical Store in North West Edmonton, AB. Answers to some of the most common eye care and...
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Change Your Look With Non-Prescription Glasses

Ready For a New Look? Non-prescription eyewear offers the easiest way to change your look. At our optical store in...
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3 Reasons To Wear Sunglasses in the Fall

Visit Apex Vision in North West Edmonton, AB, to check out our protective high-quality sunglasses options for any season, need...
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Kids and Eyeglasses – 6 Great Tips

Make wearing glasses fun for your kids by calling or visiting Apex Vision. We will be happy to offer more...
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12 Tips for Optimal Eye Health

Optical Store & Eye Care in North West Edmonton, AB Good Eye Care Habits & Hygiene By practicing good eye...
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Child Hate Reading? Prescription Eyeglasses May Help!

Making sure their vision is clear and consistent as they learn should be a priority for long-term development. Dr. Hamdan...
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The 5 Coolest Sunglasses Trends for Fall 2019

Fall's coolest sunglasses from top international designers. Beautiful sunglasses that match your personal style.
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Can I Swim With Contact Lenses?

To avoid eye redness & irritation we recommend that you do not swim in your contact lenses. Contact lenses &...
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Back to School Eye Exams For Great Vision

It’s that time of year again...Back to school time! As you get ready to stock up on new backpacks, clothes,...
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Protect Children’s Eyes During Sports

The new school year has kicked off and you can tick off purchasing all that back to school equipment. Now,...
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Top 4 Eyecare Tips for Summer Vacation

This summer, whether you're headed across state lines on a family road trip, flying off to Europe, grabbing a quick...
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10 Tips to Protect Your Vision

Apex Vision - Optometrist in North West Edmonton, AB - UV Sunglasses Did you forget to put on your sunglasses...
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Ultraviolet Light and your Eyes

Optical Store & Eye Exams in North West Edmonton, AB If you want strong, healthy eyes and clear vision for...
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How-to Guide for Buying Sunglasses

Sure, sunglasses might add the final touches to your chic ensemble, but the real reason to purchase your shades is...
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Is Too Much Screen Time Dangerous For Your Kids?

Screen Time Pros and Cons Whether it is homework, email, gaming, chatting with friends, searching the web or watching Youtube,...
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Top 5 Tips for Managing Eye Allergies This Spring

Spring is a season of new beginnings, when the cold harsh winter months are behind us, flowers bloom, and people...
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Women’s Health and Your Vision

March 8th is International Women's Day, a day when women are honored and their accomplishments celebrated worldwide. From medicine to...
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School and Vision: 2 Important Partners

It’s February and that means we’re smack in the middle of winter, which is also the middle of the school...
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10 Eye Healthy Foods to Eat This Year

The New Year is coming and many people include healthier eating and exercise in their resolutions for the year ahead....
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8 Tips to Relieve Winter Dry Eyes

Whether you live in a climate with cold winter weather or you are planning a ski trip up north, winter...
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Diabetes and Your Eyes

Diabetes is becoming much more prevalent around the globe. According to the International Diabetes Federation, approximately 425 million adults were...
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Healthy Aging for the Eyes

Getting old doesn’t have to be synonymous with vision loss. There is a lot you can do to keep your...
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Women’s Eye Health – 7 Tips for Optimal Vision for Life

April is Women’s Eye Health Month in the USA and May is Healthy Vision month in Canada too, so let’s...
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Trouble Seeing at Night? All About Night Blindness

At this time of year when the sun sets early, many people are affected by night blindness. Night blindness or...