Judge calls 1-800 Contacts’ online advertising practices harmful to the public

AOA-supported Federal Trade Commission complaint filed Aug. 2016 against the online contact lens retailer.Read more >

October 31, 2017

New bill, old guise threatens doctors and patients once again

Support AOA-PAC, strengthen optometry’s advocacy.Read more >

October 31, 2017

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

The new doctor playbook

Get your new career started off right with valuable AOA resources and advice from AOA members.Read more >

October 25, 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