Ensuring your child’s healthy vision starts at an early age, especially before they enter primary school. Here are links to information and resources that can help keep your child on the road to healthy vision for life.
Teaching School-Aged Children about Eye Health
Check out these fun, informational activities developed by the U.S. National Eye Institute and Lions Clubs International to teach kids in grades 4-6 about eye health. – see this webpage
Uncorrected Farsightedness Linked to Literacy Deficits in Preschoolers
This story from the National Eye Institute warns us about untreated Farsightedness. – see this webpage
Reading Fluency in School-Aged Children with Bilateral Astigmatism
This story from the Optometry & Vision Science warns us about Oral Reading Fluency with Astigmatism. – see this webpage