Tag: children’s vision

Best Vitamins to Support Healthy Eyes

We have all heard that carrots are one of the best vegetables for promoting healthy eyes, and chances are good that you include them in your children’s regular diet. What you may not be aware of is that there are several vitamins and nutrients that contribute to eye health as well. While these vitamins may not… Read more »

My Child Scratched His Eye…What Should I Do?

A 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, another small child accidentally poking the eye, or playing… Read more »

Are My Kids Ready for Contacts?

Not all kids are not ready for contact lenses at a particular age; it depends entirely on their maturity and ability to handle an extra personal care task. You may have a child who is responsible enough to cope with contacts but a tween who is not. This advice from All About Vision will help… Read more »

5 Ways to Prevent Vision Problems in Children

Kids are using more technology on a daily basis than ever before, and although this may be beneficial for learning new things, staring at a screen for hours on end can have adverse effects on eye health. Following this list of precautions from She Knows, you can help prevent vision problems and improve your children’s eye health. Receive… Read more »

Important Vision Skills for School Success

Around 80 percent of the information a child learns is processed through sight. As a result, your eyes need to be capable of doing much more than simply viewing and processing your surroundings. As children grow, they need to interpret and react to visual stimuli by moving and focusing both eyes correctly. In order to recognize, understand and… Read more »