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 But more often than not, optometry still must challenge outdated preconceptions.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 >

Ready for summer camp? Camp nurses and doctors of optometry offer their tips for safe fun

June 19, 2018

About 14 million children and adults attend camps annually in the U.S. Read more >

Be aware of link between diabetes and MGD

June 7, 2018

In 2016, doctors of optometry diagnosed more than 320,000 cases of diabetic retinopathy in patients who did not know they had diabetes. Read more >

OCT scrutinized for neurodegenerative detecting properties

June 6, 2018

Alzheimer’s clues could be found using common eye scan. Read more >