Bad Contact Care Habits You Need to Break Now

Posted on June 13th, 2016

Contact lens wearers are at risk for keratitis, an inflammation of the cornea (the clear dome covering the coloured part of the eye) caused by bacteri...

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Why You Should Be Eating Carrots and Other Fun Facts

Posted on June 13th, 2016

We’ve always been told to eat our carrots, right? To this day, we may still think that an extra helping can give us an extra boost to our eyesig...

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Pixar’s New App Helps the Blind Enjoy Movies

Posted on June 13th, 2016

It’s always been a challenge for the visually impaired to enjoy a night at the movies. Forced to rely on either companions to describe the actio...

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Recipe: Fennel & Spinach Salad with Shrimp

Posted on June 13th, 2016

A heart-healthy diet that’s low in trans and saturated fat is important to keep the blood vessels of the eyes healthy. Foods rich in antioxidant...

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Watch Two Sisters See For the First Time

Posted on June 13th, 2016

  If you haven’t seen this incredible video from the WonderWork charity program 20/20/20, get your tissues ready. Two years ago the world met Sonia an...

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The Dangers of Eye Colour Surgery

Posted on June 13th, 2016

Who hasn't looked in the mirror before and wondered what their eyes might look like if they were a different colour? Some people even experiment w...

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FYidoctors Regina's Ashley Williamson Sweeps Her Way to Scotties Tournament of Hearts

Posted on June 13th, 2016

FYidoctors' Ashley Williamson (second from left) is headed to the 2016 Scotties Tournament of Hearts   Here at FYidoctors, we're in...

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How a New Genetic Experiment Could Cure Hereditary Blindness

Posted on June 13th, 2016

According to the Canadian National Institute for the Blind (CNIB), there are currently more than 1 million Canadians affected by blindness. Many of th...

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How Insects See in 3D (and How It Could Help Humans)

Posted on June 13th, 2016

A praying mantis sits on a desk, munching on a single leaf and outfitted with tiny, multi-coloured 3D movie glasses. It might sound like something out...

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Savoury Spinach & Artichoke Dip

Posted on June 13th, 2016

Spinach is one healthy ingredient that packs a powerful punch (just ask Popeye!). In fact, it's a versatile green veggie loaded with lutein, zeaxanthi...

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How Eye Donors Provide the Ultimate Gift of Sight

Posted on June 13th, 2016

1-year old Joseph Carlson is now able to see thanks to a recent cornea transplant (image courtesy of KCCI8 News)   You've probably hear...

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Famous Frame Brands that You Can Choose from at FYidoctors

Posted on February 20th, 2016

Glasses have a long way since the days when they were considered unfashionable "medical appliances". Today, glasses are as much of a fashion...

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What You Need to Know About Eye Fatigue

Posted on January 2nd, 2016

Just like the muscles in your body, your eyes can get easily strained by sitting in front of a computer, watching TV or using your smartphone. The res...

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How an Experimental Eye Exam May Be Able to Detect Alzheimers

Posted on December 22nd, 2015

It might sound unbelievable, but a simple eye test could soon reveal whether you have Alzheimer’s Disease 15 to 20 years before symptoms of the...

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FYidoctors Brings Free Eye Care to Torontonians in Need

Posted on December 14th, 2015

Here at FYidoctors, we truly believe in the transformative power of vision. Unfortunately, many Canadians can't afford to visit an eye care profes...

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