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 >

21st-century optometric care for the 21st-century pandemic

December 10, 2018

Over 100 million Americans—nearly 1 in every 3 people—have diabetes or prediabetes. This staggering figure comes with a $327 billion price tag, and that’s just in the U.S. Globally, epidemiologists have coined this era ‘The Great Diabetes Pandemic.’ Optometry has the opportunity to redefine its continuum of care and help stop the spread. Read more >

Flu views: Should you get a flu shot?

December 3, 2018

It’s CDC’s National Influenza Vaccination Week, reminding Americans that it’s never too late to get a flu vaccine. So, too, it’s important to take proper precautions to limit the spread of cold and flu virus in your clinic or practice. Read more >

Vision is key to aging gracefully, new study says

November 27, 2018

More than 88 million Americans will be older than 65 in 2050. Two new studies confirm eye health and vision care play an important role in maintaining quality of life. Read more >