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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Fireworks: How to Keep Your Eyes Safe

Posted on June 25th, 2019

Admiring a fireworks display, or setting off fireworks of your own, is a delightful and traditional way to celebrate special occasions.   H...

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10 Classic Reads for Warm Summer Afternoons

Posted on June 20th, 2019

Whether you are taking a road trip, flying overseas or having a stay-cation this summer, sometimes the best way to explore is to immerse yourself in a...

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How to Find the Perfect Pair of Men's Glasses

Posted on June 14th, 2019

Finding new glasses can be a challenge. After all, trying on eyewear isn't something we do on a regular basis—plus, in addition to being a m...

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Why Men are More Prone to Colour Blindness

Posted on June 12th, 2019

How people see colour isn’t the same for everyone. In fact, some people may have a deficiency in their vision that prevents them from making dis...

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5 Reasons to Be Cautious of Online Eye Exams

Posted on June 12th, 2019

Over the past few years there has been an increase of apps and paid online services claiming to offer complete eye exams using nothing more than your...

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Smoking and Your Eyes

Posted on June 12th, 2019

We all know that smoking is bad for your health. What may be less well-known is how bad it is for your eyes. A study in the Canadian Journal of O...

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#FYiCares Feature: Olympic Athlete Alex Kopacz on Wearing Sunglasses in Sports and in Life

Posted on May 24th, 2019

Recently, Olympic athlete Alex Kopacz stopped by FYidoctors to pick up a pair of Nike Maverick sunglasses. We chatted with Kopacz to learn a little mo...

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Vision Therapy Eye Exercises Can Improve Focus and Coordination

Posted on May 21st, 2019

Certain eye conditions cannot be corrected by glasses or contacts alone. When this is the case, treatments like vision therapy can be considered to as...

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How Often Should Your Child Get an Eye Exam?

Posted on May 10th, 2019

How old were you when you had your first eye exam? Vision problems are common among school-aged kids and can often go undetected without regularly tak...

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Vision Trouble: The Link Between Eye Health & Overall Wellness

Posted on May 2nd, 2019

Our vision wellness is connected to our body’s overall wellness, even if we don’t necessarily realize it. This Vision Health Month, we are...

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