Doctors of optometry are members of post-concussion team

Every day in the U.S., Americans sustain concussions from falls, traffic accidents and assaults that send thousands to emergency rooms. September is National Traumatic Brain Injury Awareness Month, emphasizing the need to better understand TBI and treatments.Read more >

September 18, 2018

4 ways AOA’s evidence-based guidelines support optometry

Make the most of AOA’s new guidelines on diabetes, adult and pediatric exams.Read more >

September 10, 2018

Physical activity may lessen glaucoma risk

Physical activity, even just the bare minimum, may lessen glaucoma risk and its threat of vision loss.Read more >

September 7, 2018

The ABCs of MGD

An online survey showed only 30 percent of doctors of optometry routinely expressed the Meibomian gland during comprehensive eye examinations.Read more >

September 4, 2018

When T-cells go bad

Autoimmune response may drive glaucoma-related vision loss, study claims.Read more >

August 29, 2018

Study opens eyes to Alzheimer’s disease risk

Glaucoma, AMD and diabetic retinopathy were associated with greater risks for Alzheimer’s.Read more >

August 23, 2018

Blue light hastens vision loss? ‘Not so fast,’ doctors say

Prolonged device use has harmful side effects, just not in the way some interpreted. Read more >

August 21, 2018