Vision is arguably the most important of the five senses; it plays a crucial role throughout childhood and beyond. Yet many parents don't understand how vision helps their children develop appropriately. Use these articles to proactively care for your child's eyes, spot potential trouble, and maximize the opportunity for crisp, convenient and healthy vision.
- Vision Therapy for Children
An individualized program of eye exercises and other methods can treat non-refractive vision problems such as eye alignment and lazy eye.
- Children's Vision - FAQ's
How often should your child's eyes be examined? What's the difference between a school vision screening and a comprehensive eye exam? and more.
- Your Infant's Visual Development
Knowing the expected milestones of your baby's vision development during their first year of life can ensure your child is seeing properly and enjoying their world to the fullest.
- Are Contact Lenses a Good Choice for Kids?
Contact lenses offer advantages in the areas of sports and self-esteem. But when is your child old enough for contacts?
- Learning-Related Vision Problems
The first step is to make sure your child has 20/20 eyesight. But there are other, less obvious learning-related vision issues you should know about as well.
- Controlling Nearsightedness in Children
Certain types of contact lenses and eyeglasses may play a role in slowing the progression of myopia, or nearsightedness.