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

Scientists find what on illegal contact lenses?

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

October 10, 2017

Study: Early intervention can pay dividends in the classroom

An estimated 1 in 5 U.S. preschool children have vision problems and 1 in 4 school-age children wear corrective eyewear.Read more >

October 2, 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

When driving becomes dangerous

It’s important for doctors of optometry to explain why patients don’t meet the criteria to drive and emphasize the danger their driving poses to themselves and others.Read more >

September 26, 2017

Doctors of optometry less likely to prescribe “seldom needed” antibiotics for conjunctivitis

Education on pink eye hygiene is key to treatment and return to school and work, doctor of optometry saysRead more >

September 22, 2017