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Cataract Surgery - What You Need to Know

Cataract Surgery – What You Need to Know

By | Burlington, Cataracts, Eye Conditions

Being told that you have cataracts can be frightening. Even today, when we have straight forward procedures to treat this condition, there is still a lot of misinformation and anxiety about how to deal with this very natural ailment. The truth is that cataracts are a normal part of ageing. Their formation is usually a gradual process that happens over many years, where the lenses of our eyes become less transparent, less resilient, and often thicker. While cataracts become more common after fifty, by the time we reach eighty years-old, approximately 50 percent of us will have developed some form…

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Help! My Child Won’t Wear Their Glasses

By | Burlington, Glasses

Adjusting to wearing glasses for the first time is difficult for anyone. It becomes even more complicated when it’s a child who needs those glasses. They often don’t understand why they have to keep them on their face all day long.  If you’re a parent who is struggling to get your child to wear glasses, the good news is that there is help for you.  Let’s start with some general advice for getting kids to wear their glasses, cover some minor adjustments you can make, and then we’ll breakdown some age-specific options.  Don’t fight it If your child is bound…

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Burlington Coffee Shops and Restaurants

Our Favourite Coffee Shops and Restaurants in Burlington

By | Burlington, Community

Burlington has some pretty fantastic coffee shops and restaurants. If you’re needing a place to set up shop and work for the day or looking to impress a new client with an incredible meal, this city has you more than covered. These are some of our favourites that you might want to include in your list of go-to establishments. Coffee Shops Let’s begin with Burlington’s fantastic assortment of coffee shops. These java joints will satisfy your caffeine craving and provide a selection of unique experiences across the city. Tamp Coffee Company http://www.tampcoffee.com/ Open until 7 pm Monday to Saturday, until…

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