How Often Should I Schedule Appointments to See My Eye Doctor?
Posted by: Eye Health Northwest in Children, Eye Exams, General Eye Health on January 20, 2023
Regularly scheduled appointments with your eye doctor are the most effective way to detect vision problems and eye conditions early. Early diagnosis of eye disorders means early intervention and the best chance of treatment success. You may wonder how often you should schedule these appointments. The answer depends on the individual, their age, genetic factors,… Read More
What Parents Can Do During Children’s Eye Health and Safety Month
Posted by: Eye Health Northwest in Children on August 19, 2022
Before the back-to-school rush begins, take a moment to focus on your child’s eye health. August is Children’s Eye Health and Safety Month, and the American Academy of Ophthalmology has suggestions on how you can help protect and preserve your child’s eye health for life. Give your child a leg up by ensuring that vision… Read More
6 Ways Parents Can Keep Their Children Safer During Safe Toys and Celebrations Month
Posted by: Eye Health Northwest in Children on December 28, 2021
Do you find it overwhelming and challenging to pick out holiday gifts for children? Do you pay attention to the age guidelines on different toys? December is safe toys and celebrations month. Giving safe toys is vital during the holiday season. Keep reading to learn about six ways to keep your children safe when giving… Read More
What Can I Expect at My Child’s Eye Exam?
Posted by: Eye Health Northwest in Children on September 30, 2021
Is it time for you to bring your child in for their first eye exam? Are you wondering how to explain to them what will happen? It’s essential to prepare them for doctor’s appointments, especially when it is a new doctor. It can help prevent your children from being extremely anxious for the appointment. Keep… Read More
Protect Your Children’s Eyes During Children’s Eye Health and Safety Month
Posted by: Eye Health Northwest in Children on August 13, 2021
Do you ever wonder about your child’s eye safety? August is Children’s Eye Health and Safety Month, an entire month dedicated to helping you keep your children’s eyes safe! With the beginning of the school year right around the corner, it’s crucial to think about how you can keep their eyes safe. An important activity… Read More
Happy Safe Toys and Celebration Month!
Posted by: Eye Health Northwest in Children on December 11, 2020
Do you find it difficult to pick out and purchase holiday gifts for children? Are you aware that most toys have age guidelines printed on them? December is Safe Toys and Celebration Month. The AAO dedicates this month to educating the public about the importance of buying safe toys during the holiday season. The team… Read More
How Do I Know If My Child Has Amblyopia?
Posted by: Eye Health Northwest in Children on November 25, 2020
Have you ever heard of the term amblyopia? Do you think that your child might have an issue seeing properly? Making sure that your child can see clearly is important for their social and academic development. You want your child to be able to play with other kids and be able to see what is… Read More
Children’s Eye Health and Safety Month
Posted by: Eye Health Northwest in Children on August 14, 2020
Do you wonder what you should be doing to keep your children’s eyes healthy and safe? Are you aware that there’s a whole month dedicated to this very topic? Once August arrives, it is time to start thinking about your kids and what they need for going back to school. As you put together the… Read More
August Is Children’s Eye Health and Safety Month
Posted by: Eye Health Northwest in Children, General Eye Health on April 30, 2019
Did you know that August is children’s eye health and safety month? As the school year starts earlier, it is important to emphasize the importance of eye health. It can be easy to get caught up in the back to school craziness but make sure eye exams happen! To help increase awareness, August is Children’s Eye Health… Read More
Four Back-to-School Eye Health Recommendations
Posted by: Eye Health Northwest in Children, Eye Exams on September 10, 2016
It is that time of year again! Back-to-School! Millions of parents around the country are rushing to stores to buy all the newest school supplies and outfits. While you are going through your list of school supplies make sure to not skip your child’s eye health. You can’t underestimate the importance of ensuring your children… Read More