Parents can prevent ocular injuries from household chemicals to young children

August 23, 2016

Study says infants between ages 1 and 2 were more likely to be burned. Read more >

Hygiene key to warding off painful contact lens mishaps

August 18, 2016

CDC report illustrates toll of lax hygiene, reinforces Contact Lens Health Week. Read more >

Doctors of optometry help Olympic shooters hit the target

August 17, 2016

Competitive shooting events and eye gear put focus on sports-vision enhancement Read more >

Doctors’ of optometry AMD assessments comparable to ophthalmologists

August 8, 2016

Study suggests doctors of optometry could share care, reducing hospital workload. Read more >

UPDATE: Look for signs of depression, anxiety in patients with declining visual outcomes

August 5, 2016

Visual impairment can negatively affect patients’ perceived—and actual—quality of life. Read more >

Doctors of optometry carry the torch for athletes

August 4, 2016

Meet the AOA members helping elite athletes fulfill their true potential—and achieve their Olympic dreams.Program helps doctors meet new patients and get involved in their communities. Read more >