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Protecting Your Eyes

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  • Nearly half of traumatic eye injuries relate to ball sports
  • 45% of these occur in children under the age of 14
  • 90% of these are preventable

Polycarbonate is a lens material that is widely used for shatter-and-impact resistant lenses, and when combined with sturdy frame materials, makes for formidable eye protection.

There are hazards of sunlight and bright light that are harder to understand; namely, ultraviolet rays (UV) and Glare (extreme brightness). Protecting your eyes from these distracting, even dangerous elements is equally important to eye protection.

Attention: Flamborough Family Eyecare is still open during the provincial lockdown. We are still available for appointments including emergencies as well as spectacle and contact lens orders. All visits of any type require an appointment to come to the office. Contact us at 289-895-8989 for an appointment.