Diabetic Retinopathy: Facts, Symptoms and Treatments

Posted on November 2nd, 2017

One in three Canadians live with diabetes or prediabetes, some living with the disease undiagnosed. Diabetes Awareness Month is recognized every Novem...

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3 Ways to Keep Your Eyes Healthy This Fall

Posted on November 1st, 2017

  Contact lenses have come a long way since German ophthalmologist Adolph Fick was the first to successfully fit a pair (made from blown glass!) on a...

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Top 5 DIY Edible Eye-Themed Halloween Treats

Posted on October 28th, 2017

We’ve got the exclusive on the best spooky eye-themed Halloween treats! Kids and parents alike will enjoy preparing these fun and easy-to-make d...

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Discover the Truth Behind Common Eyesight Myths

Posted on October 26th, 2017

It isn't always clear how they start, but certain eye-related myths seem to crop up again and again. We’re setting the record straight on ten of these...

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New Microscope Prototype Could Compensate for Loss of Vision

Posted on October 24th, 2017

Researchers out of Rice University in Houston, Texas are developing a surgically-implanted microscope prototype to restore sight for those with vision...

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How World Sight Day Helps Give Children Better Vision

Posted on October 21st, 2017

The month of October is a busy one at FYidoctors and Visique clinics across Canada, as we raise funds for Optometry Giving Sight’s World Sight Day Cha...

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Best Online Eye Health Resources for Kids

Posted on October 10th, 2017

With more than 80% of all learning during a child’s first 12 years being visual, it's incredibly important to ensure that their eyes remain as healthy...

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FYidoctors Clinics Take on World Sight Day Challenge Across Canada

Posted on October 7th, 2017

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FYidoctors and Visique Are Changing Eye Care in Canada

Posted on October 7th, 2017

FYidoctors has reshaped the face of Quebec’s optical industry, proudly launching Visique. Bringing together over 75 leading optometrists in the provin...

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Opposites Attract This Fall in Eyewear Trends

Posted on October 6th, 2017

This fall, style is all about opposites. According to FYidoctors Practice Coach Danielle Moule, looks coming out of designer eyewear fashion houses ar...

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Carrots in Orange Sauce Recipe

Posted on October 2nd, 2017

Orange brings a pleasant sweetness to these carrots in this easy 15-minute side dish – a perfect addition to your Thanksgiving dinner spread!   Carrot...

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3 Things You Need to Know About Your Child and Contact Lenses

Posted on September 28th, 2017

Sports, clubs, and other hobbies are at the heart of every active Canadian kid’s after school plans. Leading a lifestyle full of extracurriculars mean...

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How to Choose the Best Fall Hobby for Your Vision

Posted on September 26th, 2017

Fall has arrived, and so has the time to sign your kids up for after school activities and team sports. Pursuing interests outside of the school envir...

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Why Backup Eyeglasses Are a Good Idea

Posted on September 26th, 2017

We don’t give a second thought to having a couple of scarves, a few belts, or a variety of purses in our closets to round out our look. So, it gives t...

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5 Simple Eye Protection Tips for Fall Hobbies and Activities

Posted on September 24th, 2017

Joining a club or team is a fun way to try new things, meet people, and be active. No matter what your age, fall is the perfect time to refocus after...

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