Average child spends 48 minutes daily with mobile device, study says

Study reveals growing shift by children 0-8 years from watching television to viewing mobile devices.Read more >

October 27, 2017

Study tackles ticklish issue of tallying young athletes with concussions

Post-concussion vision symptoms include convergence insufficiency, accommodation disorder, saccadic abnormalities and unsmooth pursuit-tracking.Read more >

October 25, 2017

Blue light, devices might crimp teens’ zzzs

AOA offers resources for discussing blue light’s effects.Read more >

October 24, 2017

Doctors of optometry offer tips for safe trick-or-treating

Risk of injury or death, as a result of being hit by a car, is significantly higher around Halloween, studies show.Read more >

October 19, 2017

Blinded by video games? Try something more serious

Regular, comprehensive eye exams important for overall health.Read more >

October 18, 2017

Study: Disease-fighting T cells hold promise of treatment for preemies born with eye condition

Retinopathy of prematurity affects about 15,000 newborns a year.Read more >

October 11, 2017