The 5 Biggest Myths About Your Vision

Posted on July 15th, 2015

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

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FYidoctors Celebrates Vision Health Month

Posted on July 15th, 2015

According to the CNIB (Canadian National Institute for the Blind), one in seven Canadians will develop a serious eye disease in their lifetime. Yet at...

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Why Your Eyes Are a Window to Your Health

Posted on July 15th, 2015

Many people think that a comprehensive eye exam looks only at the state of your overall vision, when in fact, a doctor of optometry can detect numerou...

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Sweet Potato and Carrot Soup Recipe

Posted on July 15th, 2015

Looking for a delicious Thanksgiving Day recipe that's also great for your eyes? Look no further than this mouthwatering (and easy to make) sweet pot...

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Five Ways to Help Prevent Glaucoma

Posted on July 14th, 2015

You may have heard the term glaucoma before, but aren't really sure what it means. Glaucoma is actually a series of eye diseases in which flu...

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Baby Girls Sees Mom for the First Time

Posted on July 7th, 2015

There's nothing like the first time a baby looks into her mother's eyes. The world actually got a rare glimpse into just that, thanks to a vir...

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Marilyn vs. Albert: The Ultimate Vision Test

Posted on July 7th, 2015

Look closely at the above image. What do you see? If you're like most people, you probably see a slightly blurry-looking image of Albert Einstein....

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FYidoctors – Brooks (Location Spotlight)

Posted on July 7th, 2015

Each month, FYidoctors features one of our over 280 locations across Canada. Come and meet the people and places that make FYidoctors so unique. FY...

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A Thank You Letter from A Very Special Patient

Posted on July 7th, 2015

Eniola is an eight-year old girl who immigrated to Canada a little over a year ago. Shortly after arriving in Winnipeg, she began attending school and...

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FYidoctors Opens New Location in Whistler, BC

Posted on July 7th, 2015

FYidoctors is extremely excited to announce that Whistler Eye Clinic, based in Whistler, BC, will join our team. Under the leadership of Dr. Shea Colp...

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How a Photograph Helped One Mom Save Her Son's Life

Posted on July 7th, 2015

They say that a picture is worth a thousand words. In the case of two-year old Avery Fitzgerald of Rockford, Illinois, a single picture helped to save...

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Why Being Outdoors is Good for Your Kids' Eyes

Posted on July 7th, 2015

In today's world of iPhones, Xboxes, Netflix and Facebook it can be hard to get kids outside to enjoy a little fresh air and sunshine. A recent st...

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Five Simple Ways to Protect Your Eyes When Swimming

Posted on July 7th, 2015

Swimming can be a great way to relax, have fun and stay in shape. Unfortunately, it can also be harmful to your eyes. That's because manmade pools...

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A Look at Your Eyes After 40

Posted on June 26th, 2015

Just as aging affects your body, it can also dramatically impact your eyes. In fact, as you age chances are you'll need some form of vision correc...

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Eye Care: Dilation

Posted on May 29th, 2015

If you’ve visited an optometrist lately and had your eyes dilated, it was probably your least favourite part of the appointment. Dilation requires pat...

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