When should my child have his first eye exam?
Routine eye exams are essential for children to be ready to learn in school, and experts say more than 80 percent of information children receive in classrooms is presented visually. […]Read More
Exercise’s Link to Retinal Disease
Exercise can help with weight loss, fitness and general disease prevention. But according to new research, there may be another reason to get moving: preventing the progression of retinal diseases. […]Read More
News About Children’s Vision
Study Finds Farsightedness Associated With Other Children’s Vision Problems. April 2014 — Preschoolers with significan thyperopia (farsightedness) have a greater risk of other significant vision problems, according to a new study. […]Read More
Could eye drops replace injections for AMD?
Eye injections used to treat blindness-causing disorders such as age-related macular degeneration (AMD) may face competition in the future. Recent research from University College of London’s Institute of Ophthalmology found—through animal models—that eye drops […]Read More
Women Are at Greater Risk of Vision Loss Than Men
Fewer Than 10 Percent of American Women Know They’re at Greater Risk of Vision Loss Than Men, Survey Says April 2014 — Only 9 percent of American women are aware […]Read More