A checkup on checking blood pressure

February is American Heart Month, and 1 in 3 American adults have hypertension. Are you making blood pressure checks routine?Read more >

February 4, 2020

A healthy eyes recipe

Research shows that adding certain nutrients to patients’ daily diets can help preserve their vision. But not all nutrients are created equal. What is considered the pièce de résistance of eye-friendly nutrients? Counsel patients on what to eat to reduce the risk of vision loss risk and prevent chronic conditions.Read more >

January 20, 2020

State of play: Glaucoma

How can optometry do more to help glaucoma patients? Glaucoma expert shares new developments you should be aware of.Read more >

January 15, 2020

5 reasons why all doctors should use AOA’s diabetes guideline

Millions of people worldwide have diabetes and the number is growing.Read more >

December 23, 2019

Troubling trend: ‘Growing epidemic’ of adolescents and young adults with prediabetes

People with prediabetes are at a higher risk for developing type 2 diabetes and other co-morbidities, such as kidney and cardiovascular diseases.Read more >

December 19, 2019

Improving scanning efficiency of individuals with homonymous hemianopia

Scanning training can help individuals with homonymous hemianopia to expand their search field as well as reduce search time.Read more >

December 17, 2019