A Comprehensive Eye Exam in 5 Steps

Eye doctors who have your vision health in mind don’t push style over substance, they believe in giving every patient a thorough exam before con...

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Patient Spotlight: How an Eye Exam Saved a Life

Barb Fraser was standing in the aisle of the London Drugs she works at in Victoria, BC, when she got the call. “Barbara, you have a brain tum...

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Eye-healthy Watermelon-Infused Water Recipe

Watermelon is a popular summer fruit, with its low calories and high-water content, it will refresh you on a hot day. In addition to being the perf...

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Tasty Turkey & Avocado Panini Recipe

Nothing beats a hot and tasty turkey Panini. Our twist on a classic comfort food, however, throws avocados into the mix—a delicious fruit (yes,...

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Canadian Road Trips: Preparation, Safety and Entertainment

On the road, drivers need to be alert, and vision can play a big part in this. Your visual acuity allows you to identify objects in your field of v...

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Six Simple Ways to Reduce Computer Eyestrain

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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Five Easy Ways to Protect Your Eyes from UV Rays

The sun is shining and there’s not a cloud in the sky – it’s the perfect day to hit the great outdoors and soak up the rays. Unfortu...

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Protect Your Eyes this Summer: Your Guide to Pools, Lakes and Oceans

Whether you’re in or on the water, be mindful of hazards that could lead to eye troubles down the road. By taking some simple precautions, you c...

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3 Key Things to Consider When Picking Sunglasses

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

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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Protecting Your Eyes for Athletics

Keeping active is one of the most important facets of living a long, healthy life. While regular physical activity can help you look and feel better,...

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Clinic Spotlight: Winnipeg

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

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

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

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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