August is Children’s Eye Health and Safety Month, which is a great reminder for everyone that kids should be encouraged to care for their eyesight even at a young age. In this article, the Institute for Control of Eye Myopia in Children lists a few eye care tips for kids that every eye doctor from the organization recommends.
Myopia, more commonly known as nearsightedness, often develops in children and teens. It’s one of the most common vision problems. In fact, approximately 30% of children and teens in the U.S. are affected by the condition.
You may have noticed that kids on the autism spectrum have distinct behavioral patterns. Some of these patterns can be caused by vision problems. Read on as the Institute for Control of Eye Myopia in Children, a practice specializing in corneal reshaping therapy, lists and elaborates on these vision dysfunctions, their causes, as well as the corresponding treatment options below.
At what age is it okay for my kids to start using digital devices? How do you know when they’re watching TV too much? These are just some of the questions that the modern parent grapples with constantly.