Are cosmetic contact lenses safe?

Posted on October 14th, 2021

Halloween is fast-approaching, and by now, you’ve probably already started prepping your costume. Coloured contacts are a popular (and easy) way...

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Thanksgiving Food You Didn’t Know Was Good for Your Eyes

Posted on October 7th, 2021

Thanksgiving is fast-approaching, and we’ve got turkey—and all the fixings—on the brain. We don’t know about you, but as soon...

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It’s Enhancing Life Month—How We’re Giving Back

Posted on September 28th, 2021

We’re all about living life to the fullest, and that means enhancing not only our own lives, but also the lives of our fellow Canadians. That&rs...

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Eye Healthy Pizza: Zucchini Crust Recipe

Posted on September 27th, 2021

We’ve seen the multifaceted cauliflower do it all (from pizza crust, to wings, to a potato substitution), but a new contender for “most ve...

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Top Fall 2021 Eyewear Trends

Posted on September 13th, 2021

‘Tis the season for cozy sweaters, pumpkin spice lattes, and oversized glasses. Indeed, fall 2021 is here, and with it comes new fall fashion tr...

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The Importance of Eye Exams As We Age

Posted on August 27th, 2021

As we’ve all learned lately, our health is paramount—and eye health is no exception. That’s why having a yearly eye examination is c...

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Delicious Lunches for Kids: How to Add Eye-Healthy Nutrients to the Lunchbox

Posted on August 24th, 2021

Nutrition for eyesight Growing kids need nutritional, well-rounded meals to ensure their eyesight and organs develop properly. Of course, that&rsqu...

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Clinic Spotlight: FYidoctors Arthur ft. Practice Coach, Brenda Brown

Posted on August 20th, 2021

Time seems to slow down when you visit Arthur, Ontario. A quick walking tour of the charming village, packed with historical buildings (some dating ba...

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OD Spotlight: Dr. Nikko Brar

Posted on August 4th, 2021

Situated in northeast Calgary, FYidoctors London Town Square is proud to serve one of the most family-friendly, bustling and close-knit communities in...

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10 Signs Your Child May be Experiencing Vision Problems: A Guide

Posted on July 29th, 2021

According to the Canadian Association of Optometrists, over 25% of school-age children experience vision problems, with studies showing a direct corre...

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Omega-3s and Your Eye Health: Discover the Benefits of Fish Oil

Posted on July 27th, 2021

Research from Harvard has indicated that docosahexaenoic acid (DHA), the most complex form of omega-3 from fish oil, may protect people from loss of e...

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Whole Roasted Carrots: Healthy and Packed with Flavour

Posted on July 22nd, 2021

Did you know that the myth that carrots improve your eyesight may have its roots in a World War II propaganda campaign? While carrots will not nece...

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New Ultra-Widefield Imaging Technology: How Optos is Transforming Retinal Health

Posted on July 14th, 2021

Used to catch diseases, widefield imaging is a diagnostic imaging technique that uses scanning lasers to take a picture of the inside of the eye. W...

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Wilderness Eye Safety: A Camping Guide to Protecting Your Eyes Outdoors

Posted on July 13th, 2021

A short escape to the wilderness is (we think) a necessity when you’re living the bustling city life. But before you pack the car, it’s im...

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Deep Dive into Water Eye Safety: Protect Your Eyes in Freshwater, Oceans and Pools

Posted on July 8th, 2021

Beach season is here! And as you take part in fun water activities this summer, it’s good to be mindful of hazards that could lead to eye infect...

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