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  • Could my child’s problems at school be related to vision?

    Could my child's problems at school be related to vision?
  • Are the eye exams performed at my kid’s school thorough?

    Are the eye exams performed at my kid's school thorough?
  • What are the signs that a child may need glasses?

    What are the signs that a child may need glasses?
  • My child has 20/20 vision. Do they still need an eye exam?

    My child has 20/20 vision. Do they still need an eye exam?
  • What are the symptoms of visual problems in children?

    What are the symptoms of visual problems in children?
  • Do glasses worsen vision? My child needs a stronger prescription each year.

    Do glasses worsen children's vision?
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  • Rachel’s Story

    Find out how a Doctor of Optometry helped diagnose Rachel with a serious health issue that was affecting more than her vision.
  • Children’s Vision and Eye Exams

    You know your child inside out, but there is one thing you can't know and that is how well they see.
  • Edward’s Story

    Edward's school struggles and coordination were misdiagnosed as ADD. Watch his story to find out how treatment from a Doctor of Optometry helped change his life.
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  • Stop and think about the safety of your eyes

                    Every week, Dr. Riaz Ahmed treats patients with eye injuries caused at home that could have easily been prevented. In one case, a man had accidentally shot a nail into his cornea while doing home renovations, because he wasn’t wearing safety goggles. “Eye injuries affect more than [...]

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  • All about glaucoma

    What is glaucoma? Glaucoma is a progressive eye disease in which elevated pressure within the eye damages the optic nerve. This can lead to serious vision loss of not detected and treated early. The optic nerve is the nerve that takes all of the information the eye sees and transmits that information to the brain. [...]

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  • Sun protection tip sheet

    To help reduce UV radiation damage to your eyes, consider the following tips: 1) Be conscious of the daily UV index and the many sources of UV radiation, including direct sunlight and reflections from snow, water, sand and pavement. 2) Wear sun protection such as sunglasses, UV-blocking contact lenses and a wide-brimmed hat or baseball [...]

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