FYidoctors Spotlight: Nadine Proulx, Regional Coach Manitoba & Ontario

Posted on December 14th, 2015

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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Four Easy Ways to Protect Your Eyes During Winter

Posted on December 3rd, 2015

Here in Canada, we all know the effect winter can have on our bodies. That's why we take precautions to bundle up in warm jackets, boots, scarves...

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What to Look for in an Optometrist

Posted on December 2nd, 2015

Even if you don't currently have any vision problems, having an optometrist that you can rely on and trust is incredibly important (particularly given...

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4 Surprising Ways to Improve the Health of Your Eyes

Posted on December 2nd, 2015

Our vision is one of your most important gifts, which is why taking care of our eyes is essential. The best way to do this is through regular eye exam...

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FYidoctors Spotlight: Lindsay Myrfield, Professional Services Consultant (Home Office Burnaby)

Posted on November 27th, 2015

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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How Eye Tracking Technology is Helping Today's Athletes

Posted on October 30th, 2015

For today's professional athletes the difference between victory and defeat can happen in the blink of an eye.  In fact, past sports research has foun...

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Causes and Treatments for Astigmatism

Posted on October 28th, 2015

Astigmatism is probably the most misunderstood vision problem—despite that fact that it affects millions of Canadians. So what exactly is astigm...

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5 Effective Ways to Help Avoid Diabetic Retinopathy

Posted on October 28th, 2015

According to the Canadian Diabetes Association, diabetic retinopathy is currently the most common cause of legal blindness in adults. In fact, the dis...

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How Eye Training Can Reduce Vision "Blind Spots"

Posted on October 6th, 2015

While driving in the car, we're often on the look out for "blind spots" around us where a passing vehicle might be fast approaching. But...

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Keratoconus Eye Disease: Is Your Teen At Risk?

Posted on October 5th, 2015

Chances are you’ve never heard of keratoconus before. Yet, according to the Canadian Keratoconus Foundation, roughly 1 in 1000 people are likely to su...

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FYidoctors Helps Open the Toronto Stock Exchange

Posted on October 3rd, 2015

FYidoctors CEO, Dr. Alan Ulsifer (third from the right) was recently on hand to open the Toronto Stock Exchange Joining a group of some of Canada&#...

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The Value of Vision: A Breakdown of Eyewear Costs

Posted on September 30th, 2015

Eyeglasses have come a long way from the days when they were considered a necessary medical device. Today, they're as much about fashion as they a...

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Contact Lenses and Kids: What’s Best?

Posted on September 17th, 2015

The technology behind contact lenses has come a long way over the years, which is why it's no surprise that contact lenses for kids are becoming m...

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The Importance of Eye Exams for Infants & Toddlers

Posted on September 12th, 2015

Many Canadians think that getting a regular eye exam is something that only adults or older children need to worry about. Unfortunately, this simply i...

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Four Great Eye Health Resources for Kids

Posted on September 4th, 2015

According to the Canadian Association of Optometry, over 80% of all learning during a child’s first 12 years is visual. That's why it's incredibly imp...

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