Diet soda habit associated with blinding diabetes complications

January 3, 2019

Diet soda isn’t necessarily a ‘healthier’ alternative to sugary soft drinks, and now a small-scale study shows high consumption of these artificially sweetened drinks might actually be associated with increased odds of severe diabetic eye complications. Read more >

Diabetes in young patients

December 24, 2018

Study calls the uptick of diabetes in youth ‘a substantial clinical and public health burden.’ Read more >

Amblyopia's influence on sense of self

December 18, 2018

Also known as lazy eye, amblyopia is one of the most common eye conditions among children. Read more >

Toys and games nice and naughty for vision development

December 13, 2018

Deck your holiday gift lists with toys and games that are not only fun but vision-friendly. Read more >

Study looks at what patients understand about their glaucoma diagnoses

December 12, 2018

A new study underscores the need for better patient education particularly with newer patients, noting that patients with better awareness took a greater number of medications, experienced greater optic nerve cupping and had been treated for a shorter span of time. Read more >

Lens Rx prescribing for the patient with traumatic brain injury

December 10, 2018

The combination of the comfortable spectacle prescription and filter may provide a strong impact on the function of the patient with TBI. Read more >