My child says her eye hurts – what do I do?

My child says her eye hurts – what do I do?

If your child tells you his or her eye hurts, your first instinct is probably to panic. Once you compose yourself, you’ll ask a few key questions: Did you poke yourself? Is it red? Does it itch? Do you feel something in there? Sometimes there is a foreign object in...
3 common vision problems affecting children

3 common vision problems affecting children

Some of the most common vision problems affecting children – besides refractive problems (nearsightedness, farsightedness and astigmatism) – are visible when looking at your child straight on. Some don’t become evident until your child begins school or...