Doctors of optometry can help stop troubling e-cigarette trends in youth

October 23, 2018

The Food and Drug Administration reports vaping rates are up for middle- and high-school students. Read more >

Pumpkins: Planting the seeds of nutrition’s connection to eye health

October 15, 2018

According to the CDC, most Americans don’t eat the daily recommended amounts of fruit. Read more >

The computer will see you now: AI technology produces mixed results

October 11, 2018

Nascent AI technology correctly identified diabetic retinopathy, but also flagged numerous false positives in clinical setting, study says. Read more >

Help patients see the light when driving at night

October 10, 2018

Nov. 4, 2018, marks the official end of Daylight Saving Time. Shorter daylight hours can exacerbate existing eye conditions and expose undiagnosed vision problems. Read more >

Helping aging Americans see the future

September 27, 2018

According to the CDC, by 2030 the number of blind and visually impaired people in the country will double. Doctors of optometry, examining and treating these patients, will be the providers who empower older Americans to maintain their independence. Read more >

Better eye-hand coordination, better batters

September 25, 2018

'Keep your eye on the ball' may seem like elementary baseball advice, but clutch hitters know there's something to discerning eyes-and now research can back that up. Read more >