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Can the sun hurt my child’s eyes?

Infants and children are more susceptible to UV damage because the lenses in their eyes are clearer. Please take the ...

What can I do if my child’s eye is injured?

You can treat many minor eye irritations by flushing the eye, but more serious injuries require medical attention. Injuries to ...

How to treat my child’s eye infections?

If your child has a red eye, he needs to see the pediatrician as soon as possible. The doctor will ...

What are the eye infections of children?

If the white of your child's eye and the inside of his lower lid become red, he probably has a ...

How often to screen my child eyes?

Your Eye M.D. (ophthalmologists) recommends the following schedule for eye examinations: Children (Age at which screening for eye disease by ...

What is pseudostrabismus?

Sometimes infants appear to have crossed eyes, yet the eyes are truly straight. The cause for pseudostrabismus is presence of ...

What is Strabismus treatment?

Treatment for strabismus is similar to amblyopia treatment: vision therapy including patching or visual exercises, glasses with the correct prescription ...

What Causes Strabismus?

Strabismus may be caused by unequal pulling of muscles on one side of the eye or a paralysis of the ...

What are the signs of Strabismus?

Strabismus is a condition where your eyes don't look toward the same object together. One eye moves normally, while the ...

What is Strabismus?

Strabismus is a condition where your eyes don't look toward the same object together. One eye moves normally, while the ...

What is the Amblyopia Treatment?

Amblyopic children can be treated with vision therapy (which often includes patching one eye), atropine eye drops, the correct prescription ...

What Causes Amblyopia?

Trauma to the eye at any age can cause amblyopia, as well as a strong uncorrected refractive error (nearsightedness or ...