Nutrition

Take Control of the Nutrition Conversation

Comprehensive optometric care includes discerning the role evidence-based nutrition plays in eye health.
09/15/2022

Trendy Diets: Do They Put Your Patients at Risk?

Some prioritize a single goal over all others. Here’s how to ensure your patients are caring for their ocular and systemic health.
10/15/2017

Omega-3s: What They Can Do for You

Whether you agree or disagree with the claims, make sure you know the science.
07/15/2015

The Business of Ocular Nutrition

Providing ocular nutrition products at your practice can be very beneficial for your patients’ ocular health and your bottom line. But first, you need to know all the facts.
06/15/2011

How to Help Prevent Cataract

A review of the role of environment, antioxidants, carotenoids, nutrition, enzymes, diet, medications, metabolism and other factors on cataract.
11/18/2010

‘Newtrition:' An Update on Dietary Supplements for AMD

We all know about the benefits—and limitations—of the original AREDS formula. But now, new evidence suggests several additional nutritional supplements might combat AMD.
06/16/2010

Upcoming Events

November 11-13, 2022

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care—Orlando
Location: Hilton Orlando Buena Vista Palace
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
Earn up to 19 COPE Credits (approval pending)

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December 9-10, 2022

West Coast Optometric Glaucoma Symposium
Location: Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines
Program Co-chairs: Murray Fingeret, OD, and Robert N. Weinreb, MD
Up to 12 LIVE COPE Credits (approval pending)

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December 10-11, 2022

Retina Update 2022
Location: Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines
Program Co-chairs: Mohammad Rafieetary, OD, and Steven Ferrucci, OD
Up to 11 LIVE COPE Credits (approval pending)

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