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Eye Health

These are what you need for healthy eyes!

May 24, 2013

Have you ever wondered how your diet relates to your eye health?  If so, you are not alone.  Many people are confused about the importance of diet when it comes …

Ever wonder about Omega 3 benefits?

May 22, 2013

Stay tuned. Dr. Ford will be attending a discussion about these Fatty Acids given by Dr. Bruce Holub, BSc, PhD Scientific Director for the DHA/EPA Omega 3 Institute. University of …

This person had no idea they have a problem!

May 14, 2013

Yellow drusen found in Macular Degeneration Early detection is critical for proper management.

Itchy, red, watery eyes? Read this article for help!

April 16, 2013

The snow is melting here in Edmonton and with the melt comes spring allergies.  Often patients are aware if they have seasonal allergies because of their runny nose, sneezing, and …

Can you spot the bad stuff? #eyedisease

February 27, 2013

Look carefully for the yellow dots on the red background. These spots are deposits of lipid and calcium and can be one of the earliest signs of Macular Degeneration. Do …

Are you #diabetic? Have you had an eye exam this year?

February 12, 2013

Diabetic eye disease can lead to blindness.  It is the number one cause of blindness in the United States and Canada. Diabetes also puts you at higher risk for cataracts, …

What is Macular Degeneration?

February 5, 2013

Have you heard the term Macular Degeneration and wondered what it means?  You are not alone.  One of the most asked questions I get is exactly that: “What is Macular …

What do you think this is?

January 9, 2013

Retinal photos are part of a complete exam at Lendrum Eyecare. Come find out what your retina looks like:)

Eye Care for all Children

June 11, 2012

Alberta Health and Wellness Coverage

February 29, 2012

Check out the new page dedicated to Alberta Health and Wellness Coverage.  Medical exams are now covered for all ages. Click on the Alberta Health heading above for more information. …