Vision is key to aging gracefully, new study says

More than 88 million Americans will be older than 65 in 2050. Two new studies confirm eye health and vision care play an important role in maintaining quality of life.Read more >

November 27, 2018

President's column: Real partners in diabetes care

Imagine the incredible impact doctors of optometry could make if they were more aggressively integrated into taking care of patients with diabetes.Read more >

November 19, 2018

Mixed reviews: Cigarette smoking rates down, vaping up

Thursday, Nov. 15, marked the annual Great American Smokeout, presenting an opportunity for doctors of optometry to talk to patients about the smoking’s effects on the eyes. AOA provides resources to counter smoking.Read more >

November 19, 2018

Eyeing Thanksgiving fare? Consider these eye-healthy foods

Vitamins, nutrients in these holiday foods could benefit eye health.Read more >

November 18, 2018

Legends of the fall: How optometry can prevent serious harm

New study identifies incidences of eye trauma admitted to hospitals.Read more >

November 7, 2018

Amblyopia: More than meets the eye

Unchecked, the eye condition can undermine child development into adulthood.Read more >

October 31, 2018