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

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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Reader Picks: 10 Beloved Classics

Sometimes, the best way to explore is to immerse yourself in a good book. We asked you to share your favourite books with us—to share the wor...

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Superfood Highlight: Peppers

Bell peppers are an all-around superfood. They are packed with vitamins and nutrients and can be worked into colourful recipes the whole family will l...

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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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