Diabetes Clinical Management, Education, Prevention and Support Bilaterally Integrated through Optometry and Diabetes Care and Education Specialists
Bilaterally integrating optometry diabetes care (e.g., clinical management, education, prevention, and support) through Diabetes Care and Education Specialists (DECS) should now become common in the optometry practice.
Optometry Making the Most of FDA’s MedWatch
Optometry’s opportunistic reporting to The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) MedWatch system may be the critical action that leads to increased patient safety and improved public health.
The Science of Reading Begins with Vision.
July 13, 2021
Learning to read, and acquiring comprehension, require well-tuned visual systems. A functional visual system supports development of efficient reading skills. This report explores what teachers, parents and administrators need to know.
Crucial Contact Lens Considerations During Pregnancy
For the first time ever in the U.S., birth rates for women under age 30 declined, whereas rates for women age 30 and over rose. The highest birth rate is now represented by women aged 30–34. Coincidently, the average age of contact lens wearers worldwide is age 31, and the majority are female.