An App That Looks Out For Your Eyes

Posted on June 14th, 2016

Everybody knows that spending too much time in front of digital screens can be bad for your eyes. But according to a 2013 poll conducted by Ipsos on b...

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5 Easy Ways to Avoid Fungal Eye Infections

Posted on June 14th, 2016

Fungal eye infections. Yup, they're as offputting as they sound. Unfortunately, they can also lead to serious eye conditions, including a loss of...

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FYidoctors Spotlight: Keith Richardson, Regional Optical Services Manager, Peace River Country

Posted on June 14th, 2016

With over 280 locations across Canada, FYidoctors employees are some of the most dedicated and passionate eye care professionals working in the indust...

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The Story of a Blind Woman Who Switched Personalities and Could Suddenly See

Posted on June 14th, 2016

  The link between the way we see and the way our brain works is incredibly strong. Case in point: a recent article from the medical publication PsyC...

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Meet The Eye Doctor Who's Given Sight to 100,000 Disadvantaged Patients

Posted on June 14th, 2016

Dr. Sanduk Ruit at work in Nepal (Image courtesy of Michael Amendolia) In a remote corner of Nepal, where poverty, disease and natural disasters ha...

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Protect Your Eyes While Riding Your Bike

Posted on June 13th, 2016

When you think of bicycle safety gear, the first item that pops into your mind is probably a helmet. Less prominent, but just as important for cyclist...

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Spring Eye Care Tips

Posted on June 13th, 2016

Spring is in the air. It’s time to get outside and enjoy it while you can. Spring also marks the beginning of allergy season and bright UV rays....

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Bad Contact Care Habits You Need to Break Now

Posted on June 13th, 2016

Contact lens wearers are at risk for keratitis, an inflammation of the cornea (the clear dome covering the coloured part of the eye) caused by bacteri...

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Why You Should Be Eating Carrots and Other Fun Facts

Posted on June 13th, 2016

We’ve always been told to eat our carrots, right? To this day, we may still think that an extra helping can give us an extra boost to our eyesig...

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FYidoctors Regina's Ashley Williamson Sweeps Her Way to Scotties Tournament of Hearts

Posted on June 13th, 2016

FYidoctors' Ashley Williamson (second from left) is headed to the 2016 Scotties Tournament of Hearts   Here at FYidoctors, we're in...

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How Eye Donors Provide the Ultimate Gift of Sight

Posted on June 13th, 2016

1-year old Joseph Carlson is now able to see thanks to a recent cornea transplant (image courtesy of KCCI8 News)   You've probably hear...

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Famous Frame Brands that You Can Choose from at FYidoctors

Posted on February 20th, 2016

Glasses have a long way since the days when they were considered unfashionable "medical appliances". Today, glasses are as much of a fashion...

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What You Need to Know About Eye Fatigue

Posted on January 2nd, 2016

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

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How an Experimental Eye Exam May Be Able to Detect Alzheimers

Posted on December 22nd, 2015

It might sound unbelievable, but a simple eye test could soon reveal whether you have Alzheimer’s Disease 15 to 20 years before symptoms of the...

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FYidoctors Brings Free Eye Care to Torontonians in Need

Posted on December 14th, 2015

Here at FYidoctors, we truly believe in the transformative power of vision. Unfortunately, many Canadians can't afford to visit an eye care profes...

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