Mixed reviews: Cigarette smoking rates down, vaping up

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 >

November 19, 2018

Eyeing Thanksgiving fare? Consider these eye-healthy foods

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

November 18, 2018

Legends of the fall: How optometry can prevent serious harm

New study identifies incidences of eye trauma admitted to hospitals.Read more >

November 7, 2018

Amblyopia: More than meets the eye

Unchecked, the eye condition can undermine child development into adulthood.Read more >

October 31, 2018

New mild TBI guideline for children provides opportunity for doctors of optometry

Patients with traumatic brain injuries typically experience visual symptoms including light sensitivity and eyestrain.Read more >

October 29, 2018

Doctors of optometry can help stop troubling e-cigarette trends in youth

The Food and Drug Administration reports vaping rates are up for middle- and high-school students.Read more >

October 23, 2018