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House of Commons Standing Committee on Health Report on Scope of Practice for Healthcare Professionals
Last week, the House of Commons Standing Committee on Health released its 12th Report on Scope of Practice and Tr
Canada's Vision Health Professionals Letter to Health Minister May 2015
On May 28, 2015, Canada's 3 vision health professionals penned a letter to the Minister of Health, asking her to finalize Bill
Statement in Senate Recognizing Vision Health Month
On Wednesday May 28, 2015 Senator Wilfred P.
Vision Health Month - Vision Champion Award
The inaugural 2015 Vision Champion Award has been awarded to Pat Davidson, M.P. (Sarnia – Lambton) for her tireless commitment toward protecting the eye care and vision health of all Canadians.
CAO Launches Vision Health Month on Parliament Hill
On May 5, during Vision Health Month 2015, CAO Council and Ottawa area ODs once again descended upon the parliamentary precinct to discuss policy issues related to vision health with Parliamentarians.
Optometric Leaders Forum 2015
In January 2015, CAO will once again host the Optometric Leaders Forum (OLF). This year OLF is taking place in Ottawa and the theme is, Optometry’s Futures, From Ideas to Action.
Celebrate the Season, but Take Care of Your Eyes
The holidays are a great time for getting together with friends and family, but can also take a toll on our health, even our eyes.
Open Your Eyes to the Risks and Effects of Diabetes
While many people know about the challenges related to insulin and high blood sugar not everyone is as aware of the damaging effects that diabetes can have on your vision and eye health.
The Really Scary Stuff at Halloween – Eye Safety
Over the last few years decorative contact lenses have become a popular part of Halloween costumes. Although their effects can be startling, their impact on your eyes can be horrific.
The Cost of Children's VIsion Loss
it is estimated that nearly 25% of school-age children have vision problems. Full story…