Study: Google algorithms can predict risks for heart disease by using retinal images

Research underscores need for comprehensive eye examinations by eye doctors.Read more >

March 3, 2018

Optometric surgical procedures courses now available at Optometry’s Meeting®

Only a handful of states allow doctors of optometry to perform the procedures today.Read more >

March 1, 2018

School performance bridled by poor vision, visual disorders

Clinical studies show uncorrected vision problems can affect development, academics.Read more >

February 27, 2018

Sleep apnea’s interplay with corneal hysteresis

This isn’t the first study to indicate a correlation between sleep apnea and glaucoma.Read more >

February 23, 2018

Eye-Q® survey: Vision a winner for Olympians’ top skill

Sight outpaces strength, smarts and speed.Read more >

February 20, 2018

Heart to heart: New blood pressure guideline can spark conversation between doctors of optometry and patients

Checking patients’ vitals—including high blood pressure—part of visits to eye doctors.Read more >

February 14, 2018