Archive for category: Eye Disease

VISION QUEST 2017 – SPEAKER SERIES

VISION QUEST 2017 – SPEAKER SERIES

At the Foundation Fighting Blindness (FFB) we are motivated by a singular goal: develop new treatments for blindness and vision loss. This goal fuels all of the research that we fund and everything that we do! Vision Quest is the FFB’s educational program that we share with patients and families […]

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Why doesn’t Dr. Sexton prescribe eye glasses?

Why doesn’t Dr. Sexton prescribe eye glasses?

 We often get asked… “Why doesn’t Dr. Sexton prescribe eye glasses?”  Click here to find out    

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EVENT: Bollywood Ball Feb 13, 2016

EVENT: Bollywood Ball Feb 13, 2016

 The Bollywood Ball 2016 Help prevent blindness by equipping a new Retinal Operating Room at the Jim Pattison Outpatient Care and Surgery Centre. Did you know that Retinal Disease is the leading cause of blindness? 4,700 British Columbians lose their vision every year. 75% of vision loss is preventable. Your […]

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MUST SEE: Inspirational video of paralympian and paralympic flag bearer Donovan Tildseley

MUST SEE: Inspirational video of paralympian and paralympic flag bearer Donovan Tildseley

Here is a great video featuring local paralympian and paralympic flag bearer Donovan Tildseley showing off the local mountains and the power of a positive attitude.            

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Eating for Healthy Eyes – Nutrition & Retinal Eye Disease

Join Dr. Briar Sexton who will be doing a talk on Eating for Healthy Eyes- Nutrition & Retinal Eye Disease. Vision Quest Vancouver Saturday November 2, 2013 Library Square Conference Centre 1:15pm Section C 350 West Georgia Street http://www.ffb.ca/news/events/VQ/VQVancouver13Program.html We look forward to seeing you there.

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