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  • Do Your Eyes Grow?

    The Complex Relationship Between Eye Growth and Myopia Development The human eye is a remarkably dynamic organ that undergoes natural growth and changes over a lifetime. One key factor that significantly impacts eye development is myopia, also known as nearsightedness. Myopia occurs when the eyeball elongates (grows too long) from front to back, causing light […]

    Continue Reading September 7, 2023

  • Children’s Eye Health and Safety Month: The Importance of Early Detection and Intervention for Kids’ Vision

    August marks Children’s Eye Health and Safety Month, shining a spotlight on the critical need to protect children’s vision and eye health. Clear sight is vital for kids to thrive in school, sports, play, and daily life. However, many children have undiagnosed vision issues that require early detection and intervention for the best outcomes. Why […]

    Continue Reading August 28, 2023

  • Understanding Myopia and Astigmatism: A Comprehensive Guide for Mothers

    As a parent, your child’s health is of paramount importance. An essential aspect of this health puzzle is your child’s vision. In our technologically driven world, conditions like myopia (nearsightedness) and astigmatism are becoming increasingly prevalent among children. This article will unpack these conditions, helping you understand what they are, how they differ, and most […]

    Continue Reading July 13, 2023

  • What Is The Difference Between Myopia and Hyperopia?

    When it comes to common vision disorders, myopia and hyperopia are often confused. In the article, we’ll dive deep into these distinct vision impairments, understand their distinctive characteristics, and explore current treatment modalities. Understanding Myopia and Hyperopia Myopia, also referred to as nearsightedness, is a vision condition whose symptoms are blurry distance vision. This is […]

    Continue Reading June 14, 2023

  • Things to Consider When Choosing a Pediatric Optometrist

    Pediatric optometrists are specialized healthcare professionals who care for the visual and ocular needs of infants, children, and teens. Here are some factors you must consider when choosing an optometrist for your children. Location Location is essential when choosing the best optometrist for kids near you. If your child has a busy schedule, it may be more […]

    Continue Reading May 2, 2023

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    Does Myopia Get Worse with Age?

    What Is Myopia? Myopia, also known as nearsightedness, is a common vision problem that will affect half the world’s population by 2050. It occurs when the eye is unable to focus on distant objects without corrective lenses like glasses or contacts. Myopia is caused by a variety of factors, including genetic and environmental factors, and […]

    Continue Reading April 5, 2023

  • What Are Myopia Treatment Benefits?

    In this blog, discover the benefits of treating myopia early. Myopia is one of the most common vision issues among children, with 1 in 3 being myopic. It’s an epidemic that is projected to affect half of the world’s population by the year 2050. At Treehouse Eyes, our goal is to give children better vision […]

    Continue Reading March 15, 2023

  • 6 Practical Ways To Prevent Myopia From Worsening In Children

    Myopia or nearsightedness is a condition that can be brought about by many factors including genetic inheritance. It alters the shape and structure of the eye limiting its capability to focus on objects in the distance (blurry distance vision). If you have struggled with the condition before, your kids might also develop the disorder at […]

    Continue Reading February 1, 2023

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    4 Effective Methods For Limiting Your Child’s Screen Time

    The digital world has transformed our lives, but the effects of tech aren’t always positive for kids. By limiting your child’s screen time, you help your child to experience the many benefits. As a parent, you should be mindful of how much time your child spends on devices. You might be wondering, how can a […]

    Continue Reading January 5, 2023

  • Does My Child Have Myopia? Myopia Symptoms and How To Treat

    Treehouse Eyes is a specialty pediatric eye care practice treating myopic children with a nationwide network of doctors. Recently, doctors in our Treehouse Eyes community had the chance to spread the word about myopia with local media coverage. Our doctors are passionate about spreading awareness about the myopia epidemic and how early intervention can mean […]

    Continue Reading December 1, 2022