Ahead of tournament tipoff, doctors of optometry offer winning viewing tips

March 19, 2019

A year ago, over 97 million fans watched the NCAA men’s basketball tournament. Educate your patients with suggestions on how to avoid eye problems. Read more >

‘Lyme’ light focuses on notorious tickborne disease

March 11, 2019

Do you know the ocular signs of Lyme disease? It’s uncommon, but Lyme disease can affect the eyes in different ways. With tick season around the corner—and becoming more widespread—consider this refresher course. Read more >

Remind patients to practice healthy contact lens habits during travel and vacations

March 4, 2019

Provide contact lens wearers with a packing list to protect their eyes. Read more >

Saving vision is what we do

February 27, 2019

March is Save Your Vision Month, a time to amp up our message to the public: Regular, in-person, comprehensive eye examinations, performed by doctors of optometry, are essential to your health. Read more >

Are you asking your patients about their e-cigarette use?

February 27, 2019

Rates of vaping have reached epidemic proportions and the government is stepping up its efforts to snuff out e-cigarette use among young people. Read more >

Clean hands save sight

February 19, 2019

Poor hand hygiene is among the top risk factors for microbial contamination of contact lenses, emphasizing the importance of enhanced patient education. Read more >