Your child's eyes experience a lot more technology in a single day than your eyes ever did at such a young age. Computers, tablets, phones, and other screens are used throughout the day, more-so than ever before. A lot more young people are needing eyeglasses to be able to see properly. Caring for your child's eyes is essential in preventing poor eyesight and other damage to your child's eyes. Read on for care tips for your child's eyes.
Amblyopia, which most people commonly refer to as a lazy eye, is an eye condition in which one eye doesn't focus as much as the other one. This causes the weaker eye (the one that doesn't focus perfectly) to wander. Left untreated, the condition progressively worsens until the brain starts to ignore the wandering eye and the child's vision is impaired.
What Causes the Lazy Eye?
Lazy eye has multiple causes; here are some of the common ones