My Child Scratched His Eye…What Should I Do?

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Last updated on January 10th, 2020 at 08:40 pmA scratched eye, known as a corneal abrasion, is an injury commonly experienced by children. What causes a scratched eye? Often times, the cause of a scratched eye is simply accidental, ranging from babies exploring their face with their hands, a foreign object entering the eye, anotherRead more…

May is Healthy Vision Month

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Last updated on January 12th, 2020 at 08:41 pmThe summer provides the perfect time to play and explore outdoors. There is nothing children like more than going to the park, building sandcastles on the beach during vacation, riding their bikes, and hiking through the woods. However, with great summer fun also comes the risks ofRead more…

Develop Your Infant’s Hand-Eye Coordination

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Last updated on March 5th, 2020 at 02:21 pmBetween the age of one and four months, babies start to gain control over their movements. This begins with reaching, grabbing, and pointing and later progresses to major developments like crawling and walking. Actively practicing motor skills with your baby will improve hand-eye coordination and build strength,Read more…

Proper Safety Eyewear is Crucial for Kids Playing Football

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Last updated on January 17th, 2020 at 03:55 amLike all other contact sports, football poses a great risk to the eyes, meaning it is essential that kids wear proper protection to avoid injuries, such as corneal abrasions, blunt trauma, penetrating injuries, and UV radiation damage. To ensure you choose the right sports eye glasses forRead more…

Celebrate the 20th Anniversary of National Children’s Vision & Learning Month

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Last updated on December 31st, 2019 at 10:01 amIn 1995, president Bill Clinton named August “National Children’s Vision and Learning Month” to draw attention to the link between vision and learning. This year, we celebrate the 20th anniversary by spreading the word to yet more parents and educators that vision problems, left undiagnosed, can leadRead more…