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  • De Jongh Optometry - October is Eye Care Awareness Month

October is eye care awareness month

Spring has arrived – a time when winter melts away and the coming summer months creates a spirit of excitement and renewed optimism. It is also a time when we can expect people to spend more time enjoying the outdoors with its wonderful sunshine – ho [...]

  • De Jongh Optometry Contact Lenses

The advantages of contact lenses for sports

Compared with eyeglasses, contact lenses offer a number of advantages to enhance your vision for sports competition: Better peripheral vision. Though sports eyeglasses can be made with large, wraparound-style lenses, most prescription eyeglasses have [...]

  • De Jongh Optometry Eye allergies

Eye Allergies: how to get relief from itchy, watery eyes

Eye allergies — red, itchy, watery eyes that are bothered by the same irritants that cause sneezing and a runny nose among seasonal allergy sufferers — are very common. The American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology estimates that 50 million [...]

  • De Jongh Optometry Woman health

August is all about women and women’s health.

“Beauty is in the eye of the beholder”. That is the saying, but at De Jongh Optometry we would like to let all beholders see beautifully! August is Women’s Month and we are going to focus our attention on all the grandmothers, mothers, sisters, aunts [...]

  • De Jongh Optometry Youth

June is all about Youth and Men’s Health

This June we have two special events and as we are in the business of caring for your most treasured asset - YOUR VISION - we will let you in on a few secrets to take better care of your eyes.     First up we have Men’s Health Awareness for the whole [...]

  • De Jongh Optometry smoking

Smoking harms all stages of life – why don’t you stop in time?

Smoking causes long-term damage to the body, including heart disease, diabetes, and many types of cancer. In 2014, the U.S. Surgeon General’s report, The Health Consequences of Smoking—50 Years of Progress, confirmed that macular degeneration, can be [...]

  • De Jongh Optometry Myopia

Myopia (Near-sightedness)

“Mom, my iPad is not charged and my assignment is due tomorrow morning 1stperiod. How long do you think load shedding will be this evening?” Does this scenario sound familiar?  Not only are we reliant on electricity but more so on technology at all a [...]

  • De Jongh Optometry March

March 2016 World Glaucoma week 6-13 March

What is Glaucoma? Glaucoma is a group of diseases that damage the eye’s optic nerve and can result in vision loss and blindness. There are several types of glaucoma, however, the two most common are primary open angle glaucoma which is slow and silen [...]