Study uncovers potential tool, based on rapid eye movements, for detecting autism earlier

August 14, 2017

Researchers have long fixed their attention on eye-tracking in detecting autism spectrum disorders, but now they may have discovered a new tool that could lead to earlier diagnosis and intervention. Read more >

New study focuses on scope of dry eye disease in U.S.

August 7, 2017

More women than men affected by ocular surface disease. Read more >

Study: All infants should be examined for early signs of eye abnormalities related to Zika virus

August 2, 2017

Findings reinforce role doctors of optometry can play in detecting the mosquito-borne disease. Read more >

5 tools to help doctors provide the best care for children

July 28, 2017

Remind parents that annual, in-person, comprehensive eye exams should be part of the back-to-school checklist for students. Read more >

Daily use of steroid drops increases risk for ocular hypertension

July 24, 2017

Corticosteroids best used sparingly when treating inflammation, study finds. Read more >

Contact lenses worthwhile option for preteens, children

July 19, 2017

Study: Soft contacts safe for kids, risks no higher than in adults. Read more >