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When was the last time your child attended an eye exam? Your child is just as reliant on their vision as you are, and it is your responsibility to ensure that your child attends regular pediatric eye exams so that a professional can closely monitor the health and condition of your child’s eyes. But why are pediatric eye exams so important?
Glaucoma can be caused by a range of different things, from taking certain medications or having particular medical conditions to underlying eye conditions like uveitis. When you are diagnosed with Glaucoma, your eye doctor may be able to identify what has caused your Glaucoma.
According to the American Academy of Ophthalmology, almost 40,000 people have eye injuries when they play sports or other recreational activities. Most of these injuries can be prevented with safety gear. Young children are the most susceptible to eye injuries, but even the most experienced athlete can get an injury.
Eye allergies are never fun. Whether you have red, itchy, or dry eyes, the symptoms can make it difficult to function. The good news is that eye doctors can evaluate and offer treatment options to help you manage your symptoms.