Study uncovers potential tool, based on rapid eye movements, for detecting autism earlier

Researchers have long fixed their attention on eye-tracking in detecting autism spectrum disorders, but now they may have discovered a new tool that could lead to earlier diagnosis and intervention.Read more >

August 14, 2017

‘Encyclopedia’ of dry eye disease released

New definition for dry eye will help lead to better diagnoses and treatments by doctors of optometry.Read more >

August 10, 2017

New study focuses on scope of dry eye disease in U.S.

More women than men affected by ocular surface disease.Read more >

August 7, 2017

Study: All infants should be examined for early signs of eye abnormalities related to Zika virus

Findings reinforce role doctors of optometry can play in detecting the mosquito-borne disease.Read more >

August 2, 2017

5 tools to help doctors provide the best care for children

Remind parents that annual, in-person, comprehensive eye exams should be part of the back-to-school checklist for students.Read more >

July 28, 2017

Daily use of steroid drops increases risk for ocular hypertension

Corticosteroids best used sparingly when treating inflammation, study finds.Read more >

July 24, 2017