Retinal Age Gap Serves as a Predictive Biomarker for Increased Mortality Risk

The gap between a person's biological (chronological) age and the biological age of the retina, the light-sensitive layers of nerve tissue at the back of the eye, is linked to their risk of mortality.

Retinal Age Gap Serves as a Predictive Biomarker for Increased Mortality Risk
January 20, 2022
A look at how efficiency has been improved in eyecare services in the US. - A Comparison Between the US & the UK

Demand for ophthalmic outpatient services has exceeded supply for many years, with the well documented consequences of patients failing to receive follow-up appointments and suffering irreversible loss of vision.

A look at how efficiency has been improved in eyecare services in the US. - A Comparison Between the US & the UK
January 20, 2022
AOA's Eye Deserve More Campaign Reinforces Essential Care of Optometrists and Will Expand in 2022

ST. LOUIS—The American Optometric Association’s (AOA) nationwide public awareness campaign is making waves and reinforcing the essential care doctors of optometry deliver.

AOA's Eye Deserve More Campaign Reinforces Essential Care of Optometrists and Will Expand in 2022
January 19, 2022
Study Finds Up to 30% of Patients with Wet AMD Can Safely Stop Anti-VEGF Treatment

According to Johns Hopkins Medicine researchers, up to a third of people with "wet" age-related macular degeneration might be able to safely quit eye injection therapy without further vision loss.

Study Finds Up to 30% of Patients with Wet AMD Can Safely Stop Anti-VEGF Treatment
January 19, 2022
Vision in Aging Patients with Diffractive Multifocal IOLs Shows Progressive Declines, Study Finds

Patients implanted with diffractive multifocal IOLs experienced significant declines in corrected distance visual acuity (CDVA), distance corrected near VA (DCNVA), and near area of focus (AoF) with aging, according to a recent study.

Vision in Aging Patients with Diffractive Multifocal IOLs Shows Progressive Declines, Study Finds
January 18, 2022
New Research Unveils Promising Novel Treatment for Dry Eye Disease

The University of Manchester, Seoul National University College of Medicine, and Link Biologics Limited have announced promising preclinical findings on the treatment of Dry Eye Disease using a novel protein biological therapy, Link_TSG6.

New Research Unveils Promising Novel Treatment for Dry Eye Disease
January 17, 2022
The World Council of Optometry and CooperVision Team Up to Release ‘A Practical Guide to Managing Children With Myopia’

ST. LOUIS—The World Council of Optometry (WCO) and CooperVision have partnered to release “A Practical Guide to Managing Children with Myopia.” The professional article is authored by four experienced ocular health and science professionals from around

The World Council of Optometry and CooperVision Team Up to Release ‘A Practical Guide to Managing Children With Myopia’
January 17, 2022
Envision Conference Announces 2022 In-Person Date, Calls for Submissions

Organizers of the Envision Conference through Envision University have announced that in 2022, they will return to an in-person conference experience with programs and opportunities for professionals in the field of vision rehabilitation.

Envision Conference Announces 2022 In-Person Date, Calls for Submissions
January 17, 2022
Treehouse Eyes to Share Highlights of Large-Scale CAMP Study of Myopia in Children at Upcoming Global Specialty Lens Symposium

BOULDER, Colo.—Treehouse Eyes will share highlights of a large-scale retrospective study of pediatric myopia management patients at the upcoming Global Specialty Lens Symposium (GSLS) which will be held in Las Vegas, Jan. 19-22.

Treehouse Eyes to Share Highlights of Large-Scale CAMP Study of Myopia in Children at Upcoming Global Specialty Lens Symposium
January 14, 2022
Opticians Association of America Postpones the OAA State Leadership Conference to June Due to COVID Disruptions

LAKELAND, Tenn.—The Opticians Association of America (OAA) said it has made “the difficult decision to postpone its upcoming OAA State Leadership Conference,” which was scheduled for Feb. 10-12 in Lake Buena Vista, Fla. The new dates are June 2–4, 2022.

Opticians Association of America Postpones the OAA State Leadership Conference to June Due to COVID Disruptions
January 13, 2022
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