Health Check: Putting the focus on contact Lenses

The summer is a good time for parents to discuss the option of contact lenses with their kidsRead more >

June 7, 2016

A healthy eyes recipe

Research shows that adding certain nutrients to patients’ daily diets can help preserve their vision. But not all nutrients are created equal. What is considered the pièce de résistance of eye-friendly nutrients? Counsel patients on what to eat to reduce the risk of vision loss risk and prevent chronic conditions.Read more >

January 20, 2020

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

State of play: Glaucoma

January 15, 2020

How can optometry do more to help glaucoma patients? Glaucoma expert shares new developments you should be aware of. Read more >

5 reasons why all doctors should use AOA’s diabetes guideline

December 23, 2019

Millions of people worldwide have diabetes and the number is growing. Read more >

Troubling trend: ‘Growing epidemic’ of adolescents and young adults with prediabetes

December 19, 2019

People with prediabetes are at a higher risk for developing type 2 diabetes and other co-morbidities, such as kidney and cardiovascular diseases. Read more >

Improving scanning efficiency of individuals with homonymous hemianopia

December 17, 2019

Scanning training can help individuals with homonymous hemianopia to expand their search field as well as reduce search time. Read more >

Eye care doesn’t take a holiday

December 9, 2019

Doctors of optometry offer tips for dealing with wintry weather. Read more >

Excessive device use alters prekindergartners’ white brain matter

December 2, 2019

Screen time matters when it comes to developing brain and language skills in young children. Educate parents on device use effects on development. Read more >