Gene therapy successful in treating rare retinal disorder

New treatment improves vision in people with Leber’s congenital amaurosis.Read more >

November 2, 2015

The lowdown on treating low-vision patients

Doctors share tips for helping visually impaired patients.Read more >

October 26, 2015

New study calls attention to importance of carotenoids

Research shows lutein and zeaxanthin may improve risk of most advanced form of age-related macular degeneration.Read more >

October 21, 2015

River blindness treatment receives Nobel Prize

A new treatment is eradicating a parasitic disease worldwide.Read more >

October 20, 2015

Emphasize handwashing and other healthy habits for contact lens wearers

On Global Handwashing Day, and all times of the year, stress the importance of healthy habits.Read more >

October 15, 2015

Use AOA’s new evidence-based guideline to improve exams every day

Evidence-based guideline covers comprehensive adult eye and vision examinations.Read more >

October 9, 2015