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Home Safety Tips

June is both National Safety Month and Home Safety Month, and this year’s theme is “Safety: It Takes All of Us.” The focus of this month is to reduce risks at home by noticing hazards and removing or controlling them before they can cause harm, explains the National Safety Council. With this in mind, there’s… Read more »

Hot Fall Fashion Trends for Kids

Fall weather is moving in and it is time to clean out the closets, exchanging shorts and tank tops for sweaters, jeans, and boots. As you are doing so, pay attention to your kids’ clothes, too. It seems our kids are constantly outgrowing their clothes and needing new things, or maybe your kids have some… Read more »

September is Sports Eye Injury Prevention Awareness Month

During the calendar year of 2012, more than 13,000 eye injuries were suffered by children aged 0 to 14, according to data collected by Prevent Blindness America (PBA). These injuries include infections, fractures of the eye socket, corneal abrasions, and more. And unfortunately, extremely traumatic eye injuries can lead to permanent vision loss. However, 90… Read more »

Sunglasses Spotlight: Sunglasses for Summer Sports

When your children are active in summer sports it is critical to ensure their eyes are protected from the sun and injury. Real Kids Shades has three types of sunglasses that are hardworking, durable, and protect your children’s eyes 100% from harmful UVA and UVB rays. Designed so kids will love to wear them, these… Read more »

Amblyopia – What it is & How to Spot it

As parents, we learn to identify the signs that our children aren’t feeling well rather quickly. The sniffles could be a warning that a cold is on the way, and complaints of a sore throat could mean a case of strep throat. But when it comes to our kids and the health of their eyes,… Read more »