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for taking care of your eyes

Information and recommendations

Here you will find a wealth of useful information for taking good care of your eyes: what to do and what to avoid for improved eye health and greater comfort day in and day out.

Blue light

7 September 2018

You may have heard about blue light and the potential danger it represents for your eyes, but are you well informed about it?   Here at Cliniques Michel Pop we can help answer the most common questions about blue light. … Continued

Eye floaters and their treatment by vitreolysis

11 July 2018

Eye floaters or vitreous floaters are like dark spots that move in the visual field of the affected subject. They are often described as “flying flies”. They can take the shape of dots, circles, lines or can be more diffuse … Continued

Dry Eyes

23 May 2018

Changes in vision, with or without a burning sensation or the feeling of grains of sand in your eyes? These are symptoms of dry eyes. Millions of people around the world are affected by this eye disease, which must be … Continued

What are the solutions for hyperopia?

16 June 2017

To put it simply, hyperopia is the opposite of myopia. A hypermetropic patient tends not to see well from near or far, and can therefore have difficulty reading without glasses or contact lenses. Cliniques Michel Pop can help you to … Continued

4 tips for taking care of your eyes

16 May 2017

Without you being aware, your eyes are being stressed to all day long. Pollution, heating, air conditioning, sunshine, computer screens, contact lenses … All these factors contribute to drying and tiring your eyes. (dry and tired eyes) To take care … Continued

Vision Problems: Myths or Realities?

5 May 2017

There are many beliefs about eye health and vision problems. Some are justified, others are only urban legends! Gauge your knowledge with the test below and learn more about eye problems, their myths and their realities.   Vision Problems: Myths … Continued

Eye exam to prevent glaucoma

Glaucoma: Taking Care Of Your Optic Nerve

24 March 2017

Did you know that glaucoma is the second leading cause of blindness in Canada? This condition is caused by deterioration of the optic nerve due to the buildup of fluids within the eye. The optic nerve plays a critical role … Continued

3 doctors treating with ophthalmic migraine

What to do in case of a ophthalmic migraine?

23 March 2017

Most of us have experienced headaches, characterized by pain and a feeling of pressure in the forehead and temples. However, a headache is very different from a migraine, which itself is distinguished from an Ocular migraine. What is the difference … Continued

Risques Operation des Yeux

Eye surgery and risks

2 February 2017

Today, the risks associated with eye operations are very low. This is due to an improvement of operating techniques as well as from a better selection of the candidates for the operation. In fact, prior to any eye operation, a … Continued