Polarized Lenses and Their Benefits

Now that spring has arrived, it’s the perfect time to consider updating your eyes’ sun protection. Outdoor activities and fun in the sun top our agend...

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Employee Spotlight - Katia Mékaoui

Our employee of the month, Katia Mékaoui, is a clinic coach at the Visique - Saint-Denis location. Thanks to her great ability to listen and her hyper...

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How to Master Daylight Saving Time This Year

Tonight we set our clocks an hour ahead to gain an extra 60 minutes of sunlight, and lose an hour of sleep. The loss of time in the morning allows us...

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International Women’s Day Employee Spotlight: Nancy Morison

International Women’s Day is celebrated on March 8 to acknowledge the social, economic, cultural, and political achievements of women. Since the 1900s...

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Healthy Eating for Your Eyes

Keeping our eyes healthy is one of the most important ways to prevent age-related eye diseases, such as age-related macular degeneration (AMD), sight...

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Clinic Spotlight: Campbell River – Mariner Square

      FYidoctors continues to grow as it adds a second location in Campbell River, FYidoctors – Mariner Square clinic. For over 70 years, the team of...

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Rare Diseases and Your Vision

Patients and their families around the world share their stories on Rare Disease Day to promote awareness of the challenges, hopes, and needs of those...

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Creamy Tomato Soup

A steamy bowl of this classic soup will not only warm you up, but offers a tasty way to consume nutrients that are of benefit to your eye health. &...

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Clinic Spotlight

A team of FYidoctors eye care professionals have returned from Jamaica where they provided eye care to those who don’t have access. The group saw over...

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Success of Vision Gene Therapy Could Mean Greater Availability

The success of a 15-year-old’s gene therapy has begun to pave the way for vision health care in North America. Treatment to reverse the blinding effec...

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Tips to Limit the Impact of Cold Air on Your Eyes

You know winter is here when you step out into the brisk morning air and it’s cold enough to make your eyes water. Some people wonder if their eyes te...

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Recipe: Salmon All-in-One

Rich in omega-3s and protein, salmon is a healthy option for quick and flavourful meal. Omega-3 fatty acid found in fish (docosahexaenoic acid or DHA)...

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In Just a Glance: Eye Movement Tells All

Did you know that you can determine if someone is interested in pursuing a relationship with you just by watching their eyes? In honour of Valentine’s...

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How the Optomap Retinal Scanner Helps Your Eyes

Ocular diseases can be detected by an optometrist before a patient notices any symptoms, which is why making regular eye exam appointments is central...

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White Cane Week Focuses on the Abilities of the Blind

Canadians living with vision loss face challenges every day, but those working to bring awareness want to focus on the abilities – not disabilities –...

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