Beyond 20/20 Vision: Understanding Learning-Related Vision Problems
If a child is having a hard time in school, it doesn’t necessarily mean they have a learning disability. Sometimes, the student’s learning is impacted by their eyesight. In fact, experts have suggested that 80% of what a child learns is based on ...
Digital Eye Strain and Students: Tips for Reducing Screen Time Impact
How many hours a day do your children spend looking at a screen? Not only are they using computers for schoolwork and learning, but there are also recreational and entertainment activities that use screens, such as watching movies or playing ...
Sports Vision for Student-Athletes: Enhancing Performance and Safety
When students are going back to school, it’s also a time when sports training and practices are getting underway for the year. Does your child participate in an extracurricular activity, such as playing on the school’s sports team or another ...
Back-to-School Eye Exams: Ensuring Clear Vision for Academic Success
Summer break has been a fun time to create memories with your loved ones and enjoy family vacations. Now that August is here, many people are turning their attention back to structure and routine since school is starting. While school shopping ...
Traveling with Eye Conditions: Essential Tips for Summer Vacations
As you are planning for summer travel, is there anything special you need to do to protect your eyes this summer? Too often, patients with eye conditions fail to maintain consistency in managing their eye care when they are away from home. But ...
Summer Activities and Vision: Swimming, Outdoor Sports, and Eye Safety
If you are like many other people, spending more time outdoors during the summer is common. Not only are schedules more flexible when the kids are out of school, but there are a variety of summer activities that you can enjoy. As you are ...
Summer Allergies and Eye Irritations: How to Alleviate Discomfort and Maintain Clear Vision
Even though most people enjoy the summer season, it can be a difficult time of year for people who are living with seasonal allergies. If you find that your allergy symptoms flare during this season, then there are a few things you can do to ...
Summer Eye Health for Contact Lens Wearers: Dos and Don’ts
You want to enjoy outdoor activities during the summer, so it makes sense to set your eyeglasses aside and use contact lenses instead. Certain activities can’t be done while wearing regular eyeglasses because the glasses will get in your way or ...
Deep Dive: Changes in Vision Due to Migraines
When a migraine hits, it can be scary to experience changes in your vision. Different types of migraines can occur. Some of these headaches cause debilitating pain, while other types of migraines are painless but interrupt your vision. The good ...
Wear Sunglasses to Enhance a Summer Wardrobe and Protect the Eyes
What are your favorite pieces in your summer wardrobe? If your closet is full of shorts, sundresses, and sandals, then it’s just as important to make sure you have the right accessories to finish the look. Not only is jewelry a great way to add ...