Burning wildlands, burning eyes

September 15, 2017

Wildfire season exacerbates patients’ dry eyes, contact lens discomfort. Read more >

Study underscores optometry’s role in improving aging patients’ quality of life

August 30, 2017

Research associates vision impairment with cognitive dysfunction. Read more >

Health centers providing more care than ever before

August 14, 2017

Through community health centers (CHCs), doctors of optometry can play a part in increasing access to affordable, cost-effective and high-quality care in medically underserved communities. Read more >

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 >