Doctors of optometry can help prevent eye-related injuries from sports and recreation

Biggest jump in sports-related eye injuries? Non-powder guns and swimming.Read more >

January 12, 2018

How to examine patients with special needs

Get helpful tips for examining children with developmental or intellectual disabilities.Read more >

January 5, 2018

Butt in: Ask patients about nicotine use

Study links vaping in teens to increased use of nicotine—a major risk factor for age-related macular degeneration.Read more >

December 7, 2017

4 tools, resources for diabetes care

AOA members lead the charge in the fight against diabetes.Read more >

November 1, 2017

Scientists find what on illegal contact lenses?

FDA report finds dangerous bacteria on counterfeit contact lenses.Read more >

October 10, 2017

Newest AOA clinical practice guideline debuts on National Guideline Clearinghouse

In this country an estimated 1 in 5 preschool children have vision problems and 1 in 4 school-age children wear corrective eyewear.Read more >

September 29, 2017