All about your eyes: School performance related to vision

As the end of summer vacation approaches, parents and students have back-to-school in mind. One of the most important ways to ensure a successful school year is to make your children’s sight a priority.Read more >

September 1, 2015

Still Cookin': Doctor of optometry makes the cut on popular ‘MasterChef’ cooking show

Matthew Houck, O.D., sees link between being an optometrist and home cook.Read more >

July 13, 2018

Dr. Elizabeth Steele Named Optometric Educator of the Year

The American Optometric Association has named Elizabeth Steele, OD, its Optometric Educator of the Year.Read more >

June 15, 2017

Retinal thinning, cognitive decline associated? Evidence says yes

July 13, 2018

OCT could provide early warning of future cognitive decline. Read more >

Soccer team rescued from Thailand cave could face temporary vision struggles

July 11, 2018

Sunglasses can help with adjustment to light, doctors of optometry say. Read more >

Myopia understanding evolves, becomes clearer

July 11, 2018

Genes, environment may combine to cue myopia development. Read more >

Ruling allows lawsuit against NBEO to proceed

July 9, 2018

Doctors of optometry allege harm from 2016 security breach. Read more >

Keeping up with Dr. Jones

July 9, 2018

According to an AOA survey, the majority of doctors of optometry who responded planned to spend less than $10,000 on clinical equipment in 2017 while 20 percent expected to shell out more than $30,000 on it. Read more >

Mediterranean diet reduces risk for AMD

July 6, 2018

Popular diet—rich in fresh fruits and vegetables, olive oil, fish, nuts, lean meat and whole grains—not only does your heart good, but also your eyes. Read more >