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Jaclyn Garlich

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Dr. Garlich graduated from the New England College of Optometry in 2010 and completed a residency in primary care and ocular disease at the St. Louis VA. In 2013, she developed an optometry clinical reference mobile app available in the iTunes store. In 2016, she founded 20/20 Glance, a weekly optometry newsletter that gives a rundown on clinically relevant optometry news in an easy to digest format.

PSA to patients: Pink eye is not an emergency.

A study published in Ophthalmology last week reviewed over 370,000 eye related emergency room visits from over a 14 year period. The results?  Brace yourself. One in four...

Weekly social media roundup.

I dare you to hang bricks from your eyes. This man does not back down from a dare. Do glasses ruin your appearance? Study says millions of UK women don't...

What your patient might ask you…

Have you heard about the vision problems astronauts have in space? Yep, a few times actually!  I wrote about it previously (here and here) but new research suggests...

A nasal spray could be a treatment for optic neuritis.

Optic neuritis is the most common presenting sign of MS and up to 60% of patients develop permanent visual deficits. What is the drug? It's called...