Common Vision Problems in Children

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Babies are born with an incomplete visual system, so their eyes are more fragile than those of adults. Many aspects of the eye develop during infancy and some continue changing throughout childhood, explains Children’s Hospital Los Angeles. For this reason, it’s common for children to experience one or more of the following vision problems.  Read more…

Take Advantage of Real Kids’ Facebook Promotion Before June 30!

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The school year is finally over and the hot summer days probably have you craving some outdoor time with your kids. Beach trips, vacations and summer camps are either already in session or on their way. In other words, it’s the perfect time to start stocking up on sunglasses.   If you haven’t done soRead more…

Make Eating Healthy Foods a Fun Game for Kids

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Parents know the importance of eating well, and kids are never too young to start learning. Teaching your children about making healthy food choices early in life can help them develop good habits that will contribute to all aspects of their health, including their eyes.     The following tips from Parenting are fun andRead more…

UV Radiation and Your Child’s Eyes

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No matter your age, it’s important to protect yourself from UV rays while outside by wearing sunscreen and sunglasses. The long-term effects of even a small amount of UV radiation has been found to increase serious eye diseases, such as cataracts, cancer and growths on the eye like pterygium, explains Eye Smart. In the shortRead more…

Caring for Your Baby’s Eyes

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In the U.S., vision disorders rank fourth in prevalence out of all disabilities, with most vision issues occurring during childhood. Despite this staggering statistic, many parents still lack knowledge when it comes to caring for their infants’ eyes.     Make sure you’re caring for your children’s eyes properly and are stimulating their development earlyRead more…