Doctors of optometry are members of post-concussion team

September 18, 2018

Every day in the U.S., Americans sustain concussions from falls, traffic accidents and assaults that send thousands to emergency rooms. September is National Traumatic Brain Injury Awareness Month, emphasizing the need to better understand TBI and treatments. Read more >

4 ways AOA’s evidence-based guidelines support optometry

September 10, 2018

Make the most of AOA’s new guidelines on diabetes, adult and pediatric exams. Read more >

Physical activity may lessen glaucoma risk

September 7, 2018

Physical activity, even just the bare minimum, may lessen glaucoma risk and its threat of vision loss. Read more >

The ABCs of MGD

September 4, 2018

An online survey showed only 30 percent of doctors of optometry routinely expressed the Meibomian gland during comprehensive eye examinations. Read more >

When T-cells go bad

August 29, 2018

Autoimmune response may drive glaucoma-related vision loss, study claims. Read more >

Study opens eyes to Alzheimer’s disease risk

August 23, 2018

Glaucoma, AMD and diabetic retinopathy were associated with greater risks for Alzheimer’s. Read more >