Kids

Preparing Your Child for a Visit to the Eye Doctor

2018-03-31T07:47:31+00:00

A visit to the optometrist has become a regular part of the total health care assessment for many children. Parents who want to ensure their children are 100% healthy will not overlook the need to check up on eye health and wellness. For children, a visit to any type of medical office can be fraught [...]

Preparing Your Child for a Visit to the Eye Doctor2018-03-31T07:47:31+00:00

Winter Eye Care: How To Fight Dry And Itchy Eyes

2018-01-26T08:33:21+00:00

Winter’s cold weather brings with it a range of health woes and dry, itchy eyes are among them.    Dr. Marissa Locy, from the University of Alabama at Birmingham's Department of Ophthalmology, explained that humidity generally drops in the winter as most people turn on the heat in their offices and homes to fight the [...]

Winter Eye Care: How To Fight Dry And Itchy Eyes2018-01-26T08:33:21+00:00

What’s The Right Age To Start Wearing Contact Lenses?

2017-11-29T13:47:24+00:00

Although there is no minimum or recommended age for using contact lenses, parents should make several considerations before deciding if contacts are appropriate for their child. This decision has more to do with the child’s unique traits and context rather than age. What are the things parents need to consider when discussing the idea of [...]

What’s The Right Age To Start Wearing Contact Lenses?2017-11-29T13:47:24+00:00

Toy Guns May Cause Serious Eye Injuries

2017-11-15T03:28:42+00:00

Findings of a new study highlight the danger of toy guns. Shot With Nerf Guns In a new research published in BMJ Case Reports, eye doctors reported about the cases of three people who suffered from internal bleeding around the eye, blurred vision and pain after they were shot with Nerf guns. In one case, [...]

Toy Guns May Cause Serious Eye Injuries2017-11-15T03:28:42+00:00

Overall Eye Health

2017-08-09T06:41:12+00:00

Good eyesight is very important and all of us want to keep our eyes healthy for as long as possible. Here are some guidelines and tips on how to maintain your eyesight and a lifestyle conducive to good eye health. Make sure you schedule a regular eye exam. Most doctors recommend a once a year [...]

Overall Eye Health2017-08-09T06:41:12+00:00
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