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.
The Myopia Institute educates patients about scientifically proven and effective methods of myopia control and helps them find a local optometrist for their vision problems. Currently, there are four widely accepted treatment types for myopia: multifocal eyeglasses, distance-center multifocal contact lenses, orthokeratology and atropine eye drops. Learn more about them here:
Many vision problems may not show any manifestations until their advanced stages. This is why The Myopia Institute recommends regular eye assessments. There are two common ways for doing so: vision screenings and comprehensive eye exams. Let your trusted eye doctor discuss their respective scopes and differences. [Read more…]