Optometry Updates

Get Out-doors!

Whether its picking flower petals or flying a kite, outdoor play benefits children physically and mentally. Kids who spend more time doing outdoor activities have a lower risk of getting myopia. 2 groups of children of different recess routine, one group with normal routine while the other with outdoors activities, were studied. It was reported…

Fingerprint of the eye

Our retina’s network of blood vessels is not entirely genetically determined, so retinal scanners can be used for identification and authentication purposes even for identical twins! The retina is the back part of our eye that senses light and sends a visual signal to our brain – through an examination of the retina, we are…