Dr. Karen Janson van Rensburg chats to the Prince George Citizen: In plain sight about the importance of having regular eye examinations for children. Leslie Jackson shares her story about the discovery that her six-year old daughter, Sydney, was actually legally blind in one eye.
Dr. Devin Almond discusses the importance of eye examinations for young children in the Kelowna Daily Courier Online: Eye exams a vital part of back to school prep. Dr. Almond stresses the importance of an annual eye exam to ensure that the child’s vision is developing properly.
Dr. Tanya Flood is featured in the Campbell River Mirror Online: Eye exams a vital part of back to school preparations to discuss the importance of having regular eye examinations for children. Dr. Flood reminds parents that most vision problems are not easily detected and can have a significant impact on the child’s learning.
Dr. Kelly Newhouse encourages parents to book an eye examination for their child as part of their back to school prep in The Nelson Daily: Eye exams a vital part of back to school prep.
Regular visits to a Doctor of Optometry ensure kids can see their way to the best possible education. Read more…
Dr. Amanda Farley discusses the importance of protecting your eyes from harmful UV rays in the Vernon Morning Star Online: Sun-seekers urged to shade their eyes. People who live in warmer climates, children under 18 years of age, and outdoor enthusiasts are reminded to wear sunglasses and hats and to avoid overexposure to the sun.
Dr. Della Chow was featured in a Vancouver Sun article: Eyes can get sunburned, too. The article includes information on protecting your eyes from UV rays, the risks surrounding UV damage, and what types of sunglasses to wear. The estimated impressions for this piece are 314,076 (print), and 883,000 (online).
Dr. Elaine Kerr was featured in the Campbell River Mirror article: The eyes have it. The article was published on the front page of the paper and its estimated impressions are 22,930 (print), and 33,000 (online).
Dr. Stephen Taylor and Dr. Sherman Tung were featured in an article in Alive Magazine: Protect Those Peepers! Find the best defence against sun damage, in the July, 2015 issue.
Dr. Stephanie Strawn was featured in an article in the Kelowna Capital News on July 3, 2015: Protect your child’s eyes from UV rays.