Diabetes in young patients

Study calls the uptick of diabetes in youth ‘a substantial clinical and public health burden.’Read more >

December 24, 2018

Amblyopia's influence on sense of self

Also known as lazy eye, amblyopia is one of the most common eye conditions among children.Read more >

December 18, 2018

Toys and games nice and naughty for vision development

Deck your holiday gift lists with toys and games that are not only fun but vision-friendly.Read more >

December 13, 2018

Study looks at what patients understand about their glaucoma diagnoses

A new study underscores the need for better patient education particularly with newer patients, noting that patients with better awareness took a greater number of medications, experienced greater optic nerve cupping and had been treated for a shorter span of time.Read more >

December 12, 2018

Lens Rx prescribing for the patient with traumatic brain injury

The combination of the comfortable spectacle prescription and filter may provide a strong impact on the function of the patient with TBI. Read more >

December 10, 2018

21st-century optometric care for the 21st-century pandemic

Over 100 million Americans—nearly 1 in every 3 people—have diabetes or prediabetes. This staggering figure comes with a $327 billion price tag, and that’s just in the U.S. Globally, epidemiologists have coined this era ‘The Great Diabetes Pandemic.’ Optometry has the opportunity to redefine its continuum of care and help stop the spread.Read more >

December 10, 2018