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FTC finds 1-800 Contacts engaged in anticompetitive agreements

November 19, 2018

1-800 Contacts was found to have unlawfully harmed competition in online search advertising auctions and restricted the availability of truthful advertising to consumers, the FTC declared. Read More >

Mixed reviews: Cigarette smoking rates down, vaping up

November 19, 2018

Thursday, Nov. 15, marks 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 >

After disaster strikes

November 12, 2018

From wildfires to hurricanes—natural disasters can strike at any time. It's crucial to stop and assess: Do you have a recovery plan? Read More >

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Health Check: Putting the focus on contact Lenses

June 7, 2016

The summer is a good time for parents to discuss the option of contact lenses with their kids Read More >

Gadget Dilemma: Digital Eye Strain

September 8, 2015

Step into any classroom and it's clear to see that technology has taken over. Read More >

All about your eyes: School performance related to vision

September 1, 2015

As the end of summer vacation approaches, parents and students have back-to-school in mind. One of the most important ways to ensure a successful school year is to make your children’s sight a priority. Read More >

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An affiliate of the American Optometric Association, the POA promotes the highest quality eye and vision care by optometrists, represents optometry to state government, provides its members with post-graduate education and membership benefits, and conducts activities in the interest of the visual welfare of the public.

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POA Board of Directors Meeting

March 2, 2019

The Wyndham at Mountain View Golf CourseRead more >

POA Clinical Education One-Day CE

March 3, 2019

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