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Practice & Profession
Playing outdoors can help maintain children’s eyesight
Children now spend less time than ever before playing outdoors, which results in less time being exposed to enough nature and sunlight.
Effects of Electronic Screens on Children’s Vision and Recommendations for Safe Use
The prevalence of electronic screen-related ocular symptoms is estimated as high as 50–90% in adult electronic screen users. Due to a lack of scientific literature in the area, the corresponding statistic is not known for children.
Why Proper Lighting is Important While Reading
Whether reading a paperback, e-reader or tablet, it’s important to understand why the right type of lighting is important for your reading environment.
CAO Recommends Eye Exams in Parents’ Back to School Routines
Gear up your child for school the right way— with a comprehensive eye exam.
Children's Vision Month
Importance of Eye Exams
The Cost of Children's VIsion Loss
it is estimated that nearly 25% of school-age children have vision problems. Full story…
Children's Vision Month - Public Service Announcement
Sample public service announcement for local media related to Children's Vision Month
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