Invention of Contact Lenses Turn 130

Imagine life 130 years ago. Back in 1887, folks were celebrating the first Groundhog Day in Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania, and the creation of Banff Nati...

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Pinprick Be Gone: New App Offers Diabetics Non-Invasive Monitoring

New technology is changing the way those affected with diabetes measure glucose levels. Epic Health is the first tech of its kind that works by a user...

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Your Smartphone and How it Can Impact Your Vision

If you're like most people, chances are your smartphone is the first thing you look at when you get up and the last thing you see before you go to sle...

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Chunky Stewed Vegetables with Tomatoes Recipe

This vegetable-heavy stew is the perfect hearty meal to warm you up on a cold winter’s night. The veggies included in this recipe aren’t hard to find...

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Clinic Spotlight: Urban Optik Joins FYidoctors

FYidoctors welcomes the staff and office of Urban Optik in Edmonton, Alberta, as one of our newest partners! We sat down with optometrist Dr. Annu Kau...

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Diabetic Retinopathy: Facts, Symptoms and Treatments

One in three Canadians live with diabetes or prediabetes, some living with the disease undiagnosed. Diabetes Awareness Month is recognized every Novem...

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3 Ways to Keep Your Eyes Healthy This Fall

  Contact lenses have come a long way since German ophthalmologist Adolph Fick was the first to successfully fit a pair (made from blown glass!) on a...

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Top 5 DIY Edible Eye-Themed Halloween Treats

We’ve got the exclusive on the best spooky eye-themed Halloween treats! Kids and parents alike will enjoy preparing these fun and easy-to-make dessert...

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Discover the Truth Behind Common Eyesight Myths

It isn't always clear how they start, but certain eye-related myths seem to crop up again and again. We’re setting the record straight on ten of these...

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New Microscope Prototype Could Compensate for Loss of Vision

Researchers out of Rice University in Houston, Texas are developing a surgically-implanted microscope prototype to restore sight for those with vision...

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How World Sight Day Helps Give Children Better Vision

The month of October is a busy one at FYidoctors and Visique clinics across Canada, as we raise funds for Optometry Giving Sight’s World Sight Day Cha...

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Top 10 Warning Signs of Vision Problems in Kids

According to the Canadian Association of Optometrists (CAO), over 25% of school aged children have vision problems. Unfortunately, many of the warning...

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Best Online Eye Health Resources for Kids

With more than 80% of all learning during a child’s first 12 years being visual, it's incredibly important to ensure that their eyes remain as healthy...

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FYidoctors Clinics Take on World Sight Day Challenge Across Canada

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FYidoctors and Visique Are Changing Eye Care in Canada

FYidoctors has reshaped the face of Quebec’s optical industry, proudly launching Visique. Bringing together over 75 leading optometrists in the provin...

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