FTC finds 1-800 Contacts engaged in anticompetitive agreements

November 19, 2018

1-800 Contacts was found to have unlawfully harmed competition in online search advertising auctions and restricted the availability of truthful advertising to consumers, the FTC declared. Read more >

After disaster strikes

November 19, 2018

From wildfires to hurricanes—natural disasters can strike at any time. It's crucial to stop and assess: Do you have a recovery plan? Read more >

Mixed reviews: Cigarette smoking rates down, vaping up

November 19, 2018

Thursday, Nov. 15, marked the annual Great American Smokeout, presenting an opportunity for doctors of optometry to talk to patients about the smoking’s effects on the eyes. AOA provides resources to counter smoking. Read more >

Eyeing Thanksgiving fare? Consider these eye-healthy foods

November 18, 2018

Vitamins, nutrients in these holiday foods could benefit eye health. Read more >

AOA scores big wins in Medicare’s 2019 PFS rulemaking

November 8, 2018

Medicare finalized its 2019 PFS and other 2019 QPP changes with broad input from AOA on key issues ranging from telehealth and E/M services to the importance of comprehensive eye exams. Read more >

In honor of veterans

November 8, 2018

At the 2018 Optometry’s Meeting®, the House of Delegates commemorated the 50th anniversary of optometry officers serving in combat divisions during the Vietnam War, noting how their service had advanced the profession of optometry. Read more >