Carry Over Your Safe Work Eye Habits at Home

Posted on January 26th, 2017

Heavy duty labour doesn’t only take place at work, where safety procedures and first aid stations are located conveniently nearby. While workpla...

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What Are Floaters and Flashes?

Posted on January 17th, 2017

According to the Canadian Association of Optometrists, millions of Canadians are affected by “floaters” and “flashes,” a commo...

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The Cost of Vision Care—Can Coverage Work for You?

Posted on January 16th, 2017

The Canadian National Institute for the Blind (CNIB) estimates the total price tag of vision loss in Canada at $19.1 billion per year. The staggering...

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Turkey and Bell Pepper Chili

Posted on January 3rd, 2017

Nothing beats a delicious bowl of chili. But it gets even better, because this new take on a classic turkey chili recipe is also incredibly healthy fo...

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Tip Sheet: How to Adopt Healthy Eye Habits This Year

Posted on January 3rd, 2017

It takes around 21 days to develop a new habit. There is no reason why the health of your eyes shouldn’t be a part of your 2017 healthy habit re...

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Cold Weather Sports and UV Eye Protection

Posted on December 23rd, 2016

When winter rolls in, cozying up by the fireplace is wonderful in the evening, but take full advantage of daylight hours by snowboardin...

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On the Horizon: Shop with Just a Blink of an Eye

Posted on December 19th, 2016

With the age of constantly evolving smartphones comes an onslaught of cutting edge handheld technology. Fingerprint scans and Near Field Communication...

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FYidoctors Reaches Out to Fort McMurray

Posted on December 12th, 2016

On May 1st, a wildfire began southwest of the urban service area of Fort McMurray in the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo, Alberta. Since then, o...

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The Differences Between an Optometrist, Optician, and Ophthalmologist

Posted on December 12th, 2016

Many Canadians know about the importance of regular eye exams and having proper eyewear. But not everyone is aware of the different roles that eye car...

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5 Eye and Vision Myths

Posted on December 1st, 2016

Chances are you've heard a lot of different pieces of information over the years about your vision. There are, of course, some supposed myths that...

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Halloween Safety and Eye Care: What You Need to Know

Posted on December 1st, 2016

The pumpkins are carved, the house looks spooky, and there’s a big bowl full of candy bars next to the front door, which means it’s Hallow...

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Take a Look at National Diabetes Month

Posted on December 1st, 2016

When most people think of diabetes they think about high blood sugar levels and insulin shots. But, did you know that diabetes is also the leading cau...

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Better Sight. Better Grades. this National Philanthropy Day

Posted on December 1st, 2016

At FYidoctors, we know seeing equals learning. With statistics declaring that one quarter of Canadian school aged children suffer from vision problems...

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Protect Your Eyes During UV Safety Month

Posted on November 30th, 2016

July is UV Safety Month! We all know how UV, or ultraviolet rays can harm your skin, but did you know that your eyes are also at risk? With the summer...

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Autumn’s Surreal Sunsets

Posted on November 25th, 2016

Now that fall has set upon us, temperatures are dropping and the days are getting shorter. You may also notice that autumn provides some of the most s...

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