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Top 4 Eyecare Tips for Summer Vacation

This summer, whether you're headed across state lines on a family road trip, flying off to Europe, grabbing a quick weekend getaway, or taking a vacation in your own backyard, don't forget to protect your eyes! Summer Eye Care Near You Check out our top 4 tips for ensuring healthy...

Cataract Awareness Month

June is Cataract Awareness Month. During this important time, people living with cataracts (and their loved ones) are encouraged to talk about their personal experiences by giving each other helpful information and sharing their knowledge and advice. Use the hashtag #CataractAwarenessMonth on your social media channels to encourage and support...

Help! My Child Doesn't Want to Wear Glasses!

Do your kids need glasses in order to see clearly? Maybe they have a strong case of nearsightedness, perhaps they have astigmatism, or another type of refractive error. Whatever the cause, getting your kids to wear eyeglasses can be a parenting challenge. Dr. Beth Lennox treats patients from all over Cambridge, ...

Mental Health and Your Vision

May is Mental Health Awareness Month in the USA; in Canada, Mental Health week is May 6th to 12th. Since 1949, it has been observed throughout the United States as a way of drawing attention to the importance of proper mental health. This year’s theme is #4Mind4Body. The idea is...

Parkinson's Awareness Month and Your Vision

April is Parkinson's Awareness Month in the USA and Canada, a time when those living with the disorder, their family members, friends, and community come together to raise awareness and share helpful information. People with Parkinson's Disease (PD) and their loved ones are encouraged to share their stories, struggles, and...

Save the date – April 03 Sunglass Show

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Top 5 Tips for Managing Eye Allergies This Spring

Spring is a season of new beginnings, when the cold harsh winter months are behind us, flowers bloom, and people begin spending more time outdoors. For people with allergies, spring means one more thing: suffering. Spring may be in the air, but for allergy sufferers, so is pollen, pet dander,...

Women's Health and Your Vision

March 8th is International Women's Day, a day when women are honored and their accomplishments celebrated worldwide. From medicine to law, entrepreneurship to corporate leadership, education to the military, women are achieving great strides in areas of business like never before. In addition to professional achievements, International Women's Day is...

What's in Your Household Cleaning Supplies?

Most of us have the basics: bleach, oven cleaner, air freshener, furniture polish, and window spray. Did you know that chemicals found in these kinds of cleaning products can be toxic and harmful to your health? In small amounts, they generally don’t cause much damage. But when used on a...

School and Vision: 2 Important Partners

It’s February and that means we’re smack in the middle of winter, which is also the middle of the school year. It’s the season when kids fervently hope for snow days and parents hope they don’t happen. As we head towards the second half of the school year, you’ve probably...

What You Need to Know About Glaucoma – The Sneak Thief of Sight

January is National Glaucoma Awareness Month. What is Glaucoma? Glaucoma, a silent eye disease, is the most common form of irreversible blindness in the world. It is actually a group of diseases that causes progressive damage to the optic nerve.  Glaucoma is a progressive eye disease that can lead to...

World Braille Day 2019

Each year during the month of January we recognize World Braille Day which gives us the opportunity to take a moment and appreciate the incredible gift that Braille has given to those who are blind or suffer from vision loss.  What is Braille? Braille is a tactile representation of letters...

Are Nerf Guns a Dangerous Holiday Present?

Nerf Guns: Popular, Projectile... Safe? With the newest Nerf guns and blasters reigning at the top of lists for the most popular toys this holiday season, many parents are excited to surprise their kids (or their spouses) with these coveted toy weapons. There is, in fact a whole culture behind these...

8 Tips to Relieve Winter Dry Eyes

Whether you live in a climate with cold winter weather or you are planning a ski trip up north, winter can be a challenge if you suffer from dry eyes. Dry, cool air, cold winds and even drier indoor heating can cause eye irritation, burning, itchiness and redness, and sometimes...

Diabetes and Your Eyes

Diabetes is becoming much more prevalent around the globe. According to the International Diabetes Federation, approximately 425 million adults were living with diabetes in the year 2017 and 352 million more people were at risk of developing type 2 diabetes. By 2045 the number of people diagnosed is expected to...

Have an Eye Safe Halloween

Brush Up Before You Dress Up Halloween is one of the most fun times of the year for children and adults alike. When else do you get to dress up as anyone (or anything) you want, socialize with friends and eat lots of treats? Nevertheless, lurking behind those costumes and...

Exercise and Your Eye Health

Regular exercise is an essential component of overall health and wellness. It is proven that exercise reduces sickness and disease; it increases strength, immunity, and mental health; and it also helps regulate bodily functions and maintain a healthy weight. Research shows that exercise can lower our risk of chronic conditions...

Progressive Myopia: When Your Child’s Vision Keeps Getting Worse

What Is Progressive Myopia? Nearsightedness or myopia is one of the most prevalent eye disorders worldwide and its incidence is increasing. In fact by 2050, myopia is projected to affect half of the world’s population! Many children diagnosed with nearsightedness (myopia) experience a consistent worsening of their vision as they...

The Dangers of An Online Eye Test

An online eye test may seem like a convenient way to check your vision or get an eyeglass prescription but beware, these tests aren’t all they are chocked up to be. In fact, they may even be dangerous.  What is an online eye test really testing?  An online eye test...

Signs That Your Child Has a Vision Problem

Healthy eyes and good vision are essential for your child’s growth and development. In fact, learning is 80% visual, which means a child’s success in school, athletics and many other aspects of life can be impacted by poor vision. Good vision goes beyond how far you can see, and also...

Eye Dangers in the Dorm – Eye Health for College Students

It’s almost back to school time for college students and whether this is your first time away from home or you are already a pro, you want to be prepared with as much knowledge as possible to live safely on your own. This knowledge includes eye and vision safety, as...

Why You Shouldn’t Rub Your Eyes

While it may seem like a harmless action, rubbing your eyes can actually cause a lot of damage. There are a number of different reasons that people rub their eyes and for the most part, it does more harm than good. While rubbing your eyes might feel really good in...

Ocular Migraines

Migraine Awareness Month: An ocular migraine is any migraine headache that involves a visual disturbance such as flashes of light, seeing stars or zigzags or the appearance of blind spots in the visual field. Ocular migraines can interfere with your ability to go about your daily tasks such as driving,...

Sunglass Show and Sale – April 18th

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Get Ready for Black Friday!

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Our 11th Annual Sunglass Show – May 3rd, 2017!

Get ready for Black Friday Specials!!!

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Readers Choice 2016 Winner!!!

We are proud to be the recipient of the 2016 Readers Choice Award!!...

October 6th Annual Fundraising

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Sunglass Show & Sale – April 20th

Save The Date!!...

Ladies Night – Friday Feb 26th

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Annual Bake Sale – Oct. 8, 2015

We are once again having our annual bake sale on Thursday, Oct 8th to raise funds for Optometry Giving Sight. Over $1500 has been raising already from our Silent Auction & Raffle Fundraiser & we need your help to reach our $3000 goal!

Win $10,000 in Travel Vouchers from Eye Recommend

See your doctor...see the world!!! Visit www.eyerecommend.ca/see-the-world-contest for more details!

UV Groovy Days

Come on in to our office on Wednesday, June 24th and your child ages 0-5 will receive a free pair of sunglasses and a surprise bag.

Adding and Removing Contact Lenses

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Sunglasses Show & Sale – April 15th

Please visit us on April 15th for our 9th Annual Sunglasses Show & Sale.

Ladies Night

Come join us for Ladies Night on February 20!  6:30 - 9PM!

Get $100 Off Designer Frames

See the details...

Use it our Lose it!

Let us help get you into a shiny new pair of glasses and use up your year end benefits!...

Accuvue Define Promotion

November 1- December 31, 2014 Special Promotion Offering $50 off any 6 or 12 month supply of Accuvue Define enhancing contact lenses. Trial pairs are free!

World Sight Day

World Sight Day is on Thursday, October 9th. We will be raising funds to help support world wide vision.

Readers Choice Award

We've been nominated for the Readers Choice award this year.  Please Vote for us now!

Summer Try On Event!

Stop in for fun and savings....

UV Groovy Week from June 16-20th

News Flash!!! We are hosting our UV groovy week from June 16-20th.

Our Summer Scratch n’ Save Sale!

You can save up to 25% on our Scratch n' Save Eyeglass sale!

We Now Direct Bill!

Effective April 1st, 2014, we are now able to bill directly through numerous insurance carriers.

Ladies Night at Cambridge Eye Care

Fling into Spring and join us on February 28th for our 3rd Annual Ladies Night...

Cambridge Eyecare Raising Funds for World Sight Day

Did you know that there are more than 600 million people worldwide who are blind or vision impaired simply because they don’t have access to an eye exam and glasses?  We will be raising funds through the month of October....

UV Groovy Day is coming up on June 21st!

Bring your kids 5 years and younger into our office to receive their FREE pair of sunglasses! Keep your family's eyes protected from harmful UV exposure.

2nd Annual Ladies’ Night

Live Music, Hot Beverages, Tasty Desserts, Eyewear and Jewelry!  All to benefit Haven House!!

Support Dr Alfano in Ghana

Dr Alfano is travelling to Ghana in April 2013

Cambridge Eyecare Raising Funds for World Sight Day

Sponsor our team and help give the gift of sight.

Our 6th Annual Sunglass Show and Sale

Special savings on sunglasses, refreshments & door prizes!

Multifocal Contact Lens Fitting Day

Are there times when you wish you weren’t wearing glasses?

It’s Ladies’ Night!

Music, wine, eyewear, and jewelry. 

Aeroplan Loyalty Program

We have recently launched the "aeroplan loyalty program" at our office.

Ugly Glasses Contest!

This month only, enter to win $600.00 towards a new pair of glasses.

World Sight Day Fundraiser

Fundraising continues through the remainder of October!

5th Annual Sunglass Show and Sale

Friday April 15th from 1:00-5:30 pm.

2011 Winter Newsletter

Check out the latest news from Dr. Beth Lennox and Associates.

New Office Video

Click on the video image to see our office in actions.........

2010 Winter Newsletter

Read the latest news from Dr. Beth Lennox and Associates.

Online Registration Forms

Fill in your patient history online, before your next appointment. Find out how...

Eyeglasses Are Back!

New Options to Look Good and See Better