Books versus e-readers: Is One Easier On the Eyes?

Posted on September 3rd, 2020

When e-books were first introduced in the early 2000s, they represented an exciting new opportunity. With the ability to store entire libraries in a s...

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Hit the Eyewear Books: Contact Lens Glossary

Posted on August 31st, 2020

You’ve just purchased new contact lenses. As you’re reading the package, you notice there are some terms you are struggling to understand!...

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Ensure Your Pets’ Eye Health Is up to Snuff This National Dog Day

Posted on August 25th, 2020

When staying on top of the health of your whole family, your pet should also be included. There are many health risks that could affect your pup, incl...

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Workout Goals: Physical Exercise Can Reduce Your Risk for Vision Loss

Posted on August 24th, 2020

Considering going on a jog? Physical fitness has a myriad of benefits and now you can add another health advantage to that list. When it comes to your...

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Employee Spotlight: Dr. Benjamin Inglis

Posted on August 21st, 2020

Say hello to Dr. Benjamin Inglis, our newest optometrist on Vancouver Island. When he’s not treating patients and finding solutions for those wi...

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More Than Meets the Eye: Your Unique Visual Fingerprint

Posted on August 19th, 2020

We’ve all been in the position where we’re trying to describe the location of something to our friends. We point, describe what we see and...

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National Eye Exam Month: Guide for Your Next Visit

Posted on August 19th, 2020

You've been experiencing blurry vision and problems reading texts on your phone, so you’ve booked an appointment with your optometrist. Now...

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Understanding FYidoctors Enhanced Safety Guidelines

Posted on August 17th, 2020

At your next FYidoctors visit, you’ll notice we've made a few changes. As doctors, it’s not just your vision that’s important to...

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Stargazing & Astrophotography: How Our Eyes Can See (and capture) the Night Sky!

Posted on August 12th, 2020

Stargazing on a clear summer night is a wonderful pastime for people of all ages, but it’s only the extremely dedicated who take astrology to th...

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Employee Spotlight: Dr. Susan Judson

Posted on July 30th, 2020

Meet Dr. Susan Judson, an experienced optometrist who has been practicing in PEI for over two decades. She shares the FYidoctors spirit, by always put...

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Set Your Sight on 5 Summer Eyewear Trends

Posted on July 24th, 2020

Your favourite pop song with the windows down. A freezer stocked with Rocky Road ice cream. The smell of freshly cut grass. Seeing neighbourhood kids...

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Lens Coatings 101: Types and Benefits

Posted on July 22nd, 2020

When you choose FYidoctors glasses, your lenses will do some of the heavy lifting for you. In fact, when you have the correct lens coating that m...

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Researchers Discover Early Detection of Common Degenerative Eye Disease

Posted on July 17th, 2020

Thanks to advanced technology, scientists can predict our future health! We are becoming increasingly familiar with how medicine and diagnostic testin...

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5 Reasons to Switch to Internal Freeform Lenses

Posted on July 13th, 2020

Is it time to upgrade your lenses? If you find your range of vision limited by your current lenses, the answer may be yes. Internal Freeform lenses of...

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Clinic Spotlight: Whistler

Posted on July 10th, 2020

FYidoctors Whistler is uniquely situated in a mountain village, steps away from the Whistler Blackcomb mountain ski resort in British Columbia. Natura...

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