Eye Care Links
The American Optometric Association represents approximately 36,000 doctors of optometry, optometry students and paraoptometric assistants and technicians. Optometrists serve patients in nearly 6,500 communities across the country, and in 3,500 of those communities are the only eye doctors. Doctors of optometry provide two-thirds of all primary eye care in the United States.
Website launched in January 2000 to provide consumers with an independent source of trustworthy information on eye health and vision correction options.
Website dedicated to information about Gas Permeable contact lenses, custom made contact lenses especially for those with Keratoconus
A national non-profit organization dedicated to finding a cure for glaucoma. Founded in 1978 in San Francisco, we fund glaucoma research world-wide.
Association dedicated to funding research to prevent, cure and manage diabetes as well as providing credible information about the disease
A national public awareness campaign, presented by The Vision Council and the American Optometric Association, designed to educate the public on the benefits of vision health and promote the importance of getting an annual comprehensive eye exam.
Website dedicated to Nordic natural fish oil and fish oil blends, Omega-3 fatty acids. Omega–3 essential fatty acids that are among the most important nutrients for the development, function, and maintenance of eye tissue throughout life. DHA, type of Omega-3 acid, found in is particularly important for the eyes, and attains its highest concentration within eye tissue.
Government body whose mission is to "conduct and support research, training, health information dissemination, and other programs with respect to blinding eye diseases, visual disorders, mechanisms of visual function, preservation of sight, and the special health problems and requirements of the blind."