Retinal thinning, cognitive decline associated? Evidence says yes

July 13, 2018

OCT could provide early warning of future cognitive decline. Read more >

Soccer team rescued from Thailand cave could face temporary vision struggles

July 11, 2018

Sunglasses can help with adjustment to light, doctors of optometry say. Read more >

Myopia understanding evolves, becomes clearer

July 11, 2018

Genes, environment may combine to cue myopia development. Read more >

Mediterranean diet reduces risk for AMD

July 6, 2018

Popular diet—rich in fresh fruits and vegetables, olive oil, fish, nuts, lean meat and whole grains—not only does your heart good, but also your eyes. Read more >

Why doctors of optometry should seek hospital privileges

July 6, 2018

Today, doctors of optometry—primary eye care providers—fill a vital role in the way hospitals provide patient care. But more often than not, optometry still must challenge outdated preconceptions. Read more >

Big Bang Theory: Fireworks best left to the pros, doctors of optometry say

July 2, 2018

An estimated 14 percent of fireworks-related injuries were to the eye. Read more >