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Eye experts insist that a short vision and eye screening is not a replacement for proper pediatric eye exams. Your children’s performance at school depends on the health of their eyes and vision. The American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus says that pediatric eye exams can give children an edge in life. If you want to further understand the importance of routine pediatric eye exams, here’s what you need to know.
There’s no one-size-fits-all solution when it comes to contact. With every patient comes a completely unique set of eyes, and not everyone is a good candidate for ‘standard’ contact lenses. In fact, many patients who wish to wear contacts are advised that in order to benefit from this treatment, they will need to wear specialty contact lenses that are better able to fit their eyes and improve their vision.
Some people develop noticeable redness, and others experience sensitivity to light and/or blurred vision. Dry eyes won’t cause you to lose your vision, but they can be a nuisance. Fortunately, there are things that can be done to alleviate your symptoms. Here’s what you need to know about the causes of dry eye and the steps that can be taken to treat them.