Education Innovation: How Students are Benefiting from Advances in Vision-related Technology

We’re living in an age where technology is transforming our lives at every turn—and the classroom is no exception. New and cutting-edge...

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We’re Building our Better Sight. Better Grades. Program to Even Greater Heights

Vision is an integral component of a child’s education. In fact, studies show that 80% of classroom learning is visual. Unfortunately, many k...

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Eye-Healthy Lunches for Kids

It’s a perennial parenting responsibility—one that’s easy to forget during the laid-back days of summer. But with back-to-school sea...

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#FYiCares Guest Blogger: Christina Loewen

As part of our FYidoctors Decade of Care celebration, a series of guest bloggers will be featured on our pages to talk about their thoughts and person...

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Employee Spotlight – Founding ODs on Women’s Equality Day

Ten years. That’s how long FYidoctors has been in service as a doctor-led eyecare provider. It’s also how long each of these three women h...

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Tips & Tricks for Taking Photos with Glasses

It’s a common question for anyone who wears corrective lenses and loves to take pictures: How can you take a quality photo while wearing glasses...

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#FYiCares Guest Blogger: Kodette LaBarbera

As part of our FYidoctors Decade of Care celebration, a series of guest bloggers will be featured on our pages to talk about their thoughts and person...

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Exercise and Independence: Running with Guide Dogs

Physical activity is essential to a healthy lifestyle. Unfortunately, many people with vision loss face barriers when it comes to exercise. Running...

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Juicy Watermelon Salad

Watermelon is named rightfully so—this sweet fruit is 92% water. It will keep you hydrated on warm days and help fill you up. Beyond its refr...

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10 Facts About the FYidoctors Experience

Just like you would normally go in for an annual physical examination with your doctor, it’s also important to schedule check-ups with your opto...

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The Journey to Becoming an Optometrist

An optometrist is a rewarding career, providing many avenues for specialization in an incredibly fulfilling vocation. The education you get gives you...

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Makeup with Glasses: Tips, Tools, & Techniques

Wearing glasses creates unique challenges for makeup application. Many people like to accentuate different features using makeup; wearing glasses crea...

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Cataracts & You: Symptoms, Risk Factors, Treatments, & Prevention

The National Coalition for Vision Health estimate that more than 2.5 million Canadians suffer from cataracts—increasing the need for routine eye...

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Considering Contact Lenses: Your Guide to the Right Fit

Some might consider glasses to be easier than contacts. They are easy to put on in the morning and take off at night. They offer simple maintenance an...

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How Computer Vision Syndrome Affects Your Health

When you sit at a computer all day, you may find that by the end of the day your eyes are tired, you’re mentally fatigued, or your neck muscles...

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