Fishbowl Vision Set to Flip Eyewear Industry Upside Down

Posted on April 2nd, 2017

We’re excited to announce a new FYidoctors-exclusive technology that has been in development for the past few years called Fishbowl Vision! D...

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A Career in Sight: A Student Optometrist’s Perspective on National Doctors’ Day

Posted on March 30th, 2017

In many areas of Canada and the US, March 30th is the day we set aside to acknowledge the contributions doctors make in our health care system and com...

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10 Weirdly Fascinating Facts About Your Eyes

Posted on March 29th, 2017

They’ve been called the window to the soul and are one of the most unique parts of your body. With over 2 million individual components, your ey...

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World Water Day: The Importance of Eye Hydration

Posted on March 22nd, 2017

When celebrating World Water Day this March 22, we take time to appreciate our resources here in Canada while committing to philanthropic efforts tack...

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What Drinking Can Mean for Your Eyes

Posted on March 17th, 2017

Whether it’s the way our culture socializes or just a strategy to stay warm during the dark and frosty months of the year, consuming alcohol is...

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The Scoop on Eye Fatigue: What You Need to Know

Posted on March 15th, 2017

Just like the muscles in your body, your eyes can become easily strained by sitting in front of a computer, watching TV, or using your smartphone. The...

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Why You Might Be a Tetrachromat with Super Human Vision

Posted on March 9th, 2017

After decades of searching, scientists have discovered one woman who can see spectrums of colours that we can only imagine. Surprisingly, this super h...

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The SAD Truth of Northern Living: Canadians Must Take Measures to Decrease Risk of Seasonal Affective Disorder

Posted on March 2nd, 2017

Although Ontario’s Wiarton Willie and Nova Scotia’s Shubenacadie Sam both predicted only six more weeks of winter on last month’s Gr...

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What You Need to Know About Your Child’s First Eye Exam

Posted on February 23rd, 2017

Many Canadians believe getting a regular eye exam is something that only adults or older children need to worry about. This simply isn't the case....

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Eyes on the Silver Screen: How Our Eyes Help Tell the Story

Posted on February 22nd, 2017

Creating connections through eye techniques on film is an essential skill of any stand-out actor. In human interaction, eyes are used to communicate,...

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Optical Illusions That Have Taken the Interweb by Storm

Posted on February 21st, 2017

Our favourite time killing friend, the internet, has given us many distractions to help us pass the time. But none are quite as compelling as attempti...

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A GoPro on a Guide Dog: How a UK Man’s Clever Use of Tech Gear is Exposing Discrimination of the Blind on the Streets of London

Posted on February 17th, 2017

Guide dog Kika and her visually impaired owner Amit Patel have been receiving worldwide attention for their videos recorded using a GoPro strapped to...

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A Future with Eye Transplants Emphasizes Need to Donate

Posted on February 16th, 2017

Pittsburg scientists claim we can expect the first successful human eye transplant to happen within the next 10 years. Although organs have been tr...

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Eye Health Concerns We Have in Common with our 4-Legged Family Members

Posted on February 9th, 2017

When staying on top of the health of your whole family, your pet should also be included. There are many health risks that could affect your pup, incl...

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The Almighty Visor: How the Pros Protect Their Eyes on Game Day

Posted on February 1st, 2017

The football helmet — regulated safety gear or intimidation tool? While the action is unfolding between the Falcons and the Patriots during t...

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