Poor Vision Symptoms to Watch For in Your Children

Most school age children are not thinking about “signs I need glasses,” which is why it’s very important that parents take note of poor vision symptoms. While many schools and pediatricians conduct an annual eyesight test, parents can also watch for indications of vision problems outside of formal tests. Here’s what to keep an eye on, particularly when it comes to young children.

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4 Unique Tips to Care For Your Eyes

Many people swear by having a consistent bedtime and morning routine, with rituals that help them take care of their skin, their bodies and their minds. But, what about the eyes? Very often, eye care is something that gets handled reactively, instead of proactively. Incorporating simple eye protection, vision care and eye-focused treatments can go a long way in helping you keep your eyes in tip-top shape. Here are a few ideas.

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Why Do I Have "Sleep" in my Eyes When I Wake Up?

So your eye has discharge in the corners when you wake up, and you’re wondering what that sticky goop in eyes is. You may even find your eyes stuck together after sleeping and be concerned about what it means. Some people call this sleep, eye gunk, eye pus or eye goop, but it can be a little frightening no matter what you call it. Here’s what to know about waking up with “sleep” in your eyes, and when discharge is a dangerous thing.

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How Do I Know If I Have Dry Eyes?

Just because dry eye syndrome sounds straightforward doesn’t mean everyone with occasional dry eyes actually has this condition. If you’re curious about what chronic dry eyes symptoms and signs include, and what to expect in terms of how long for dry eyes to heal, this post is for you. Here are some more information and eye health care tips, if you are in fact suffering from dry eyes. 

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