Don't leave patients in the dark about night driving

October 17, 2019

Daylight saving time ends at 2 a.m. on Sunday, Nov. 3. According to the National Safety Council, Americans do only one quarter of their driving at night, yet 50% of traffic deaths occur then. Read more >

Sorry, chocoholics, dark chocolate doesn’t improve eyesight

October 17, 2019

Contrary to popular headlines, dark chocolate doesn’t seem to increase visual acuity, contrast sensitivity or retinal perfusion as compared with milk chocolate, a new study finds. Read more >

How to craft a clickable job posting

October 17, 2019

Optometry’s Career Center connects employers and seekers nationwide—with perks for AOA members. Read more >

Pumpkin picking for eye health

October 14, 2019

According to the CDC, most Americans don’t eat the daily recommended amounts of fruit. Read more >

AOA’s annual ‘31 in 31’ campaign targets illegal contact lens sales during October

October 10, 2019

Patient education is key to informing public about the hazards of nonprescription, decorative contacts lenses. Read more >

Health care in the crosshair

October 9, 2019

One misstep is all it takes to expose your practice’s essential data and protected health information to a costly cyberattack. The threat to health care is growing exponentially as is the sophistication of attacks, and your practice could be next. Read more >