Young kids who lead an active lifestyle despite their myopia might find eyeglasses or contact lenses a bit of a hassle. That’s why you should consider alternative solutions that can correct their vision while letting them be their energetic self. One of the more effective choices is orthokeratology, or ortho-k, which involves the use of […]
The medications prescribed to you by your doctor are supposed to help improve your condition. However, what if their side effects are affecting your vision? You should see your doctor as soon as possible. Still, it’s important for patients to at least have an idea of how certain medications can affect their vision.
Myopia or nearsightedness is a common condition among children and teens. Fortunately, you can slow down its progression in your child by starting treatment early. One of the recommended treatments is orthokeratology (ortho-k), a treatment in which your kid wears gas-permeable contact lenses at night to reshape their cornea. What should you expect while your kid is […]
Before seeing your eye doctor for your appointment, it’d be a good idea to recall and take note of any recent issues with your vision. That way, you won’t forget to mention any of these complications during the consultation. It also wouldn’t hurt to know the questions you should ask during an eye exam. After […]
Strabismus, most often referred to as “crossed eyes”, is a vision developmental problem, which often develops during one’s formative years. Recent studies show that this eye disorder affects around 4% of all children in the country. Here, we break down the causes, risk factors and symptoms.