Through a Child's Eyes: Skylar's Story

Posted on September 18th, 2019

Seeing the world through a child’s eyes is an expression typically used to describe an untainted perspective. Eleven-year-old Skylar did not rea...

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Country-Style Carrot Muffins

Posted on September 12th, 2019

Excerpted from Volume 1 of our cookbook, Eats for your Eyes By Bonnie Hill  Contrary to popular belief, eating carrots every day isn’...

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Alzheimer’s Disease & Eye Movements: Research Looks at Eye Tracking as a Predictor of Early Dementia

Posted on September 11th, 2019

Affording patients with valuable additional time to address and possibly treat symptoms related to their illness is of the essence during diagnosis. C...

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Yearbook-Worthy Frames: The Latest Eyewear Trends

Posted on September 6th, 2019

Properly fitted glasses with the right prescription can go a long way to ensuring educational success. Besides the learning aspect, fresh, stylish fra...

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5 Signs Your Child May Need an Eye Exam

Posted on September 6th, 2019

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

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A Pupil’s Prescription: Why an Up-to-Date Rx is Important

Posted on September 4th, 2019

Prepare your child for classes by scheduling an eye exam. Back to school season can be an exciting—and busy—time of year. Between shopp...

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Patient Spotlight: How an Eye Exam Saved a Life

Posted on August 12th, 2019

Barb Fraser was standing in the aisle of the London Drugs she works at in Victoria, BC, when she got the call. “Barbara, you have a brain tum...

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Eye-healthy Watermelon-Infused Water Recipe

Posted on August 2nd, 2019

Watermelon is a popular summer fruit, with its low calories and high-water content, it will refresh you on a hot day. In addition to being the perf...

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Tasty Turkey & Avocado Panini Recipe

Posted on July 15th, 2019

Nothing beats a hot and tasty turkey Panini. Our twist on a classic comfort food, however, throws avocados into the mix—a delicious fruit (yes,...

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Canadian Road Trips: Preparation, Safety and Entertainment

Posted on July 15th, 2019

On the road, drivers need to be alert, and vision can play a big part in this. Your visual acuity allows you to identify objects in your field of v...

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Six Simple Ways to Reduce Computer Eyestrain

Posted on July 15th, 2019

If you're like most people, chances are you spend a lot of time in front of a computer screen at work or at home. Unfortunately, this can cause a...

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3 Key Things to Consider When Picking Sunglasses

Posted on July 15th, 2019

When choosing the right sunglasses for the summer, there are more things to consider than what’s trending right now. Sure, sunglasses are a styl...

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Why Our Eyes Are Different Colours

Posted on July 11th, 2019

Your eyes say a lot about who you are, but the differences in colour are about more than how you look. In fact, the genetics of eye colour is a lot mo...

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Clinic Spotlight: Winnipeg

Posted on July 4th, 2019

FYidoctors Winnipeg is welcoming two new optometrists to their team. Dr. Gary Butterworth and Dr. Tyler Buffie will be joining Dr. Neil Campbell at...

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How to Choose the Right Colour Lenses for Summer Activities

Posted on June 27th, 2019

Is seeing life through rose-coloured sunglasses right for you? It might be if you’re a fan of early-morning bike rides, if you’re a commut...

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