Now Is the Time to Have Your Child’s Vision Checked—Here’s Why

Did you know that more than 40 percent of Americans have myopia (also known as nearsightedness)1? This vision problem can develop and worsen over time as a child grows and can even be influenced by factors such as genetics2, increased…

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What’s the Right Age for Your Child’s First Eye Exam? The Answer May Surprise You

We asked mother of two and optometrist Dr. Jennifer Wademan about the right age for an exam, what to expect, and more about kid’s eye health.

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How to Tell If Your Kid Needs Glasses (It’s More Than Just Squinting)

World Sight Day takes place on Thursday, Oct. 11, marking the perfect reminder to take a proactive role in your child’s vision health.

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Here’s What Too Much Screen Time Can Do to Your Kids’ Eyes, According to Doctors

There’s a time and a place for screen time, but eye doctors are seeing an alarming trend in children’s vision.

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Why Outdoor Play Matters

I was never a fan of stories that started with, “When I was a kid…” but, here I am, starting my story with, “When I was a kid…”—because when I was a kid, things were different. Kids would play outside…

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