How Much Screen Time is Too Much for Kids

Posted on August 3rd, 2022

The ins and outs of how screen time affects children’s eyes  Believe it or not, back to school season will soon be upon us. In the summe...

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A Complete Guide to Colour Blindness

Posted on July 14th, 2022

The ins and outs of colour deficiency, including what causes it, and how it can be treated. There are at least 1.7 million Canadians who see colour...

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Dry Eye Awareness Month

Posted on July 8th, 2022

The ins and outs of dry eye disease Did you know that dry eye disease impacts about 30% of Canadians? It’s no wonder there’s a whole mo...

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A Gut Feeling: How Our Gut Health Impacts Our Eyes

Posted on June 30th, 2022

Promising new studies show a link between gut health and eye health We’ve already explored how our eyes can serve as a window into our overal...

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What Seeing Stars Means, and Why it Matters for Your Overall Health

Posted on June 28th, 2022

What’s happening in your brain and eyes when you see stars? Whether you abruptly bump your head, stand up too fast, faint, or experience a...

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How to Transition from Glasses to Contacts

Posted on June 15th, 2022

When to wear contact lenses—and when to opt for good-old glasses. If you depend on glasses to see every day, mixing contact lenses into your...

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Future Vision Leaders Program

Posted on May 10th, 2022

What is the Future Vision Leaders program? The Future Vision Leaders program partners new and recent optometry graduates with patients and location...

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How to Select the Best Sunnies for You

Posted on May 5th, 2022

Sunshine season is fast-approaching, which means it’s high-time to treat yourself to a new pair of sunglasses.  If you’re in the m...

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Here Comes the Sun: How the Sun Impacts Your Eyes

Posted on May 5th, 2022

The positive and negative impacts of sun exposure on the eyes Summer is fast approaching, which means exposure to the sun is about to surge for mos...

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Can Taking Vitamins Help Prevent Eye Disease?

Posted on May 5th, 2022

There are supplements that can protect your ocular health Just as eating certain foods can bolster your eyes, there are also supplements you can t...

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10 Things Your Optometrist Wishes You Would Stop Doing

Posted on May 5th, 2022

Bad habits that hinder eye health On a daily basis, optometrists treat patients who experience eye issues that can often be easily avoided. There...

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An FYidoctors Optometrist Explains How Optical Illusions Work

Posted on April 19th, 2022

Optical illusions, explained We recently shared an optical illusion on our social media channels, and the image was definitely a doozy for some pe...

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Heart Eyes: What Your Eyes Reveal About the Health of Your Heart

Posted on April 11th, 2022

Did you know that eye scans can provide essential information about your heart health? The age-old adage that the eyes are the window to the soul h...

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Why are Women at a Higher Risk for Eye Disease Than Men?

Posted on April 5th, 2022

Women are more likely to develop eye disease than men. We’re explaining why—and how women can best prevent ocular issues. Did you know...

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FYidoctors’ NEW Anti-Onion Lens Coating Now Available

Posted on March 31st, 2022

Ground-breaking technology by FYidoctors We are thrilled to announce that FYidoctors is the first to make Anti-Onion Lens Coating available in Cana...

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