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Why does my child need to go to the optometrist when they have their eyes checked in school?

Your child needs to visit an optometrist as a school eye test is not a comprehensive eye test.   
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What are the most common vision problems for children and teens?

Common eye complaints for children and teens include myopia, hyperopia and astigmatism.
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How do I know if my teen is ready to wear contact lenses?

There is a good possibility that your teen is ready and responsible enough to make the switch from eyeglasses to contact lenses.
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How can my teen ensure she looks after her eyes?

Even if your child has 20/20 vision, it's still important to take good care of them....
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How do I ensure that my teen's eyes are safe while playing sports?

If your child enjoys playing sport, there are unfortunately many ways an unprotected eye can be injured.
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Is my teen damaging his eyes by spending too long on the computer?

Watching TV, surfing the web and playing computer games or small handheld devicen can be bad for your child’s eyes.
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How often should my teen or tween have their eyes examined?

Teenage bodies are constantly growing and changing and during this time, eyesight is liable to change seemingly overnight.
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