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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Are Eye Exams in Canada Covered by the Government?

According to the Canadian National Institute for the Blind (CNIB), 75% of all vision loss can be treated or prevented. Unfortunately, many Canadians d...

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Clinic Spotlight: FYidoctors in Jamaica

A group of FYidoctors eye care professionals are set to head down south to Jamaica later this month to help others see better. The five specialists wi...

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Insights on Iridocorneal Endothelial Syndrome

Viral infections such as herpes simplex can lead to many vision health complications, including a rare eye condition called Iridocorneal Endothelial S...

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Employee Spotlight: 3 FYidoctors ODs Acknowledged for Exceptional Skills

Three FYidoctors optometrists were recently recognized for their achievements in the field, and we could not be prouder to have them on our team. T...

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Employee Spotlight: Peru Benefits from Skills of FYidoctors OD

Edmonton FYidoctors optometrist Dr. Annu Kaul is back from Lima, Peru, where she recently donated her personal time, finances, and skillset to helping...

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Making Fish Oil a Part of Your Diet Could Protect Your Vision

Indulging in baked salmon, spicy tuna, and the odd marinated swordfish could be the key to good vision now that new research has indicated fish oil ma...

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Clinic Spotlight: McLeod Optometry Clinic

FYidoctors welcomes the staff and office of McLeod Optometry Clinic in Ottawa, Ontario, as one of our newest partners! We sat down with optometrist Dr...

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How Your Peripheral Vision Works

Try this simple test: while staring straight ahead, try to be aware of the objects to your left, right, above and below—all without moving your head a...

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Contact Lenses Could Soon Alert Changes in Health

As technology and health care advance, we benefit from it. Researchers are working as we speak to develop contact lenses that can give us insights int...

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Winter Health Tips for Eye Protection

Winter is a wonderful season for family merriment and activities. No matter how you choose to enjoy the snow, it's important to make sure your eye...

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