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Myopia Control
Dr. Lam recently attended the annual meeting and educational conference of the American Academy of O..
August 29th, 2017 Read More
Why optometry?
My name is Dr. Julie Lam and I am the owner and optometrist at Eye Care North. I was encouraged to s..
August 22nd, 2017 Read More
Keep Your Eyes Healthy with Vision-Friendly Foods This Holiday Season
Sharing meals with family and friends is one of the highlights of the holiday season. Whether yo..
August 15th, 2017 Read More
How Does Hydration Affect My Eyes?
Keeping your body hydrated is essential for your good health, but hydration is equally important for..
August 08th, 2017 Read More
4 Tips That Will Help You Protect Your Eyesight This Winter
When temperatures start to drop, protecting your eyesight may be the last thing on your mind. Unfo..
August 01st, 2017 Read More
Blue Light Exposure: What Is It?
Blue light is produced naturally by the sun and generated by computer monitors, smartphone screens a..
July 25th, 2017 Read More
How Juvenile Arthritis Affects the Eyes
Juvenile arthritis does not just affect your child's joints but can also cause several potentially..
August 31st, 2017 Read More
5 Eye Symptoms That Can Signal a Health Problem
Your eyes are an excellent barometer of your visual and general health. In fact, many illnesses ha..
July 18th, 2017 Read More
Summer Sun Damage and Your Eyes
Sunscreen provides an excellent way to protect your skin from the damaging rays of the sun, but did ..
July 18th, 2017 Read More
How to Clean Your Eyeglasses
Are your eyeglasses streaky and smudged no matter how often you clean them? Try these tips to help k..
July 11th, 2017 Read More
Floaters: Why Do They Occur?
Sooner or later, most of us will develop floaters. As their name implies, these wispy, string-like f..
July 04th, 2017 Read More
Is Office Lighting Affecting Your Vision?
Do your eyes hurt, burn or itch after a day at work? Poor lighting may be to blame for your sympto..
June 27th, 2017 Read More
How Smoking Damages the Eye
Smoking does not just increase your risk of heart disease, cancer, and other diseases, but can also ..
June 20th, 2017 Read More
How Your Heritage Affects Your Vision Health
How Your Heritage Affects Your Vision HealthYour height, weight, and eye color are influenced to s..
June 13th, 2017 Read More
Itchy Eyes and Contact Lenses: What to Do When the Itch Won't Stop
Do your contact lenses spend more time in their case than in your eyes? Itching and redness, common ..
June 06th, 2017 Read More