Blue Light

For Better Sleep, Dim the Lights—of Any Color

Intensity matters more than wavelength, study says.
12/31/2019

Living With Blue Light Exposure

The sun is your biggest enemy, and digital devices aren’t as bad as you think. Here’s the current research and recommendations.
09/15/2019

Blue Light-blocking Glasses Let Undergrads Sleep Soundly

Intervention for college students with sleep complaints succeeds in recruitment and retention.
11/21/2018

Artificial Light at Night: Not a Doctor’s Delight

Breast and prostate cancer risks go up when excess blue light interrupts sleep, study says.
05/24/2018

Upcoming Events

September 9-11, 2022

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care—San Antonio
Location: Omni La Mansion Del Rio
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

West Coast Optometric Glaucoma Symposium
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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