President's column: Real partners in diabetes care

November 19, 2018

Imagine the incredible impact doctors of optometry could make if they were more aggressively integrated into taking care of patients with diabetes. Read more >

Mixed reviews: Cigarette smoking rates down, vaping up

November 19, 2018

Thursday, Nov. 15, marked the annual Great American Smokeout, presenting an opportunity for doctors of optometry to talk to patients about the smoking’s effects on the eyes. AOA provides resources to counter smoking. Read more >

Eyeing Thanksgiving fare? Consider these eye-healthy foods

November 18, 2018

Vitamins, nutrients in these holiday foods could benefit eye health. Read more >

Legends of the fall: How optometry can prevent serious harm

November 7, 2018

New study identifies incidences of eye trauma admitted to hospitals. Read more >

Amblyopia: More than meets the eye

October 31, 2018

Unchecked, the eye condition can undermine child development into adulthood. Read more >

New mild TBI guideline for children provides opportunity for doctors of optometry

October 29, 2018

Patients with traumatic brain injuries typically experience visual symptoms including light sensitivity and eyestrain. Read more >