High educational, professional standards go hand in hand

November 20, 2018

Repeated AOA Board of Trustees comments on professional optometric degree program standards draws response from Accreditation Council on Optometric Education. Read more >

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 >

FTC finds 1-800 Contacts engaged in anticompetitive agreements

November 19, 2018

1-800 Contacts was found to have unlawfully harmed competition in online search advertising auctions and restricted the availability of truthful advertising to consumers, the FTC declared. Read more >

After disaster strikes

November 19, 2018

From wildfires to hurricanes—natural disasters can strike at any time. It's crucial to stop and assess: Do you have a recovery plan? 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 >