School eye screenings are not enough. Good vision is essential in helping children reach their full potential, so their eyes need regular attention. Because eye problems may appear at a young age, TLC Eyewear recommends eye exams for all children, even newborns. About one in four children develops some kind of vision problem, according to the American Public Health Associations so be on the lookout for these warning signs.
- Frequent rubbing of eyes
- Excessive tearing
- Closing one eye to read
- Sitting too close to the television
- Complaining of headaches or tired eyes