Beyond irritating, secondhand smoke could harm children’s eyes

Secondhand smoke exposure can cause a myriad of health problems. Now, new research suggests it may be associated with choroidal thinning in children as young as 6.Read more >

October 24, 2019

Study: Prototype imager of tear film sublayers opens eyes on dry eye

Dry eye and its symptoms—including red, itchy eyes and blurry vision—drive many patients to see their eye doctors.Read more >

October 24, 2019

Don't leave patients in the dark about night driving

Daylight saving time ends at 2 a.m. on Sunday, Nov. 3. According to the National Safety Council, Americans do only one quarter of their driving at night, yet 50% of traffic deaths occur then.Read more >

October 17, 2019

Sorry, chocoholics, dark chocolate doesn’t improve eyesight

Contrary to popular headlines, dark chocolate doesn’t seem to increase visual acuity, contrast sensitivity or retinal perfusion as compared with milk chocolate, a new study finds. Read more >

October 17, 2019

Pumpkin picking for eye health

According to the CDC, most Americans don’t eat the daily recommended amounts of fruit.Read more >

October 14, 2019

How to identify signs of abuse

October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Do you know the federal and state requirements for reporting suspected abuse among your patients?Read more >

October 7, 2019