The FINANCIAL -- A large-scale effort to reduce childhood obesity in two low-income Massachusetts communities resulted in some modest improvements among schoolchildren over a relatively short period of time, suggesting that such a comprehensive approach holds promise for the future, according to a new study from Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public ...

The FINANCIAL -- Smoking can lead to lung cancer and heart disease—but blindness? Americans aren't as quick to make that connection, indicating a crucial dialogue for the nation's primary eye care ...

The FINANCIAL -- According to the AOA Standards of Professional Conduct, "Optometrists have the responsibility to identify signs of abuse and neglect in children, dependent adults and elders and to ...

The FINANCIAL -- These days, as temperatures rise and the outdoors become our playgrounds, people are participating in sports and recreational activities. That's certainly true in Portland, Oregon, ...

The FINANCIAL -- Two days after being submitted, the AOA's newest clinical practice guideline for pediatric eye care has been recognized by acceptance to the National Guideline Clearinghouse ...