Have a plan to combat immune senescence in your senior patients at risk for the disease
Stuart Richer, OD, PhD
Optometry’s success in the future will depend on the ability of ODs to overcome new challenges.
This carotenoid helps with dry eye, glaucoma, AMD, eye fatigue, and more.
It is difficult to take it all in, let alone summarize the information gained by attending an Association of Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO) annual scientific meeting.
There are four fat-soluble vitamins—A, D, E and K—each with various subtypes. Unlike water soluble vitamins, these are stored in the body.
ODs like to think that excellence in utilizing technology, prescribing pharmaceuticals, and making clinical decision(s) unites them in preventing human suffering and loss of vision.
More efficient and comprehensive telemedicine instrumentation is increasingly combined with even more accurate artificial intelligence (AI).
Some 18 million Americans suffer from obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS) while attempting to get a restful night of sleep.
Anti-VEGF treatments are used in many aspects of retinal eyecare, but when applied to patients who just suffered a stroke, mortality rates appear to rise. We explore the nutrient molecule resveratrol and how it may be the key in treating these patients.
At this point in my life, I can now appreciate that the best ancient and rediscovered health practices do not cost money—much like the age-old adage, “The best things in life are free.” However, one must be aware that it is d