Glaucoma and your Child’s Big Eyes

How many babies do you see with the most amazing large eyes in their tiny heads.  We all get excited about it and tend to associate this feature with beauty.   What many people don’t realise is that having large eyes can be an indication of glaucoma, a condition that can...
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FUN FACTS -YOUR CHILD’S VISION

  Children are no different to adults when it comes to their eyes and vision. Glaucoma, Cataracts, Macular dystrophy can also occur in little people including babies. Fun facts about your child’s vision and eye health.  Annual eye exams for children should be as...
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When Mia comes to the Optometrist.

When Mia comes to the Optometrist. What can Kiddies Eye Care offer? Appointment only fittings for proper fitting for every child by an experienced optometrist or frame stylist. One of the biggest range in babies and children spectacles size, colours and choice Lightweight frames...
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FUN FACT….Did you know?

Did you know. ….The first 14 days after birth are the most crucial for the development of Good Vision for your baby. If a baby was placed in a dark room or had its eyes covered for the first 14 days of his or her life, they run the risk of never being able to develop...
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Kiddies Eye Care sponsoring Williamstown’s Little Athletics Personal Best Program

Supporting PB at Williamstown Little Athletics and Kiddies Eye Care
  Very happy to support children outdoors being active. Outdoor play helps prevent myopia, where individuals can develop shortsightedness. It is recommended that children spend at least two hours a day in the natural daylight… Good work kids and parents at Williamstown...
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More Green time than Screen Time – Channel 9 visits Kiddies Eye Care

Just another day at the office with a special visit from 9 News More Green time than Screen time, is recommended to reduce the incidence of myopia in children. Myopia prevention Myopia halt Children should spend at least 2 hours a day to help slow down, halt or prevent myopia...
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Cataracts adult and infantile

When cataracts block blight coming in and out of the eye. Had a big Kiddie 50+ today and an 18 month old both with the same reflection. Has your baby been tested? Would you know?
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Five performance issues that may indicate your child has a vision problem.

Five performance issues that may indicate your child has a vision problem: 1. Skipping or re-reading lines 2. Omitting or confusing words when reading 3. Poor comprehension when reading 4. Homework taking much longer than it should 5. Short attention span with reading and school work
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Duane’s syndrome eye movements

Duane’s syndrome eye movements No age is too young!! To test for eye muscle imbalances #kiddies #kiddieseyecare #children #babies#eye #eyeexam #optometryschool #optometrist #optometry #kids #medical #paediatric #paediatrics #behavioural #behavioralhealth...
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Autism We may not always understand or get it……

A good friend of mine that lives and understands #autism very well listed this and I felt I needed to share. We may not always understand, or ‘get it’ but sometimes that doesn’t matter… Often the less we say the better, and the ability to recognise and...
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