Is the iPad making your child’s eyes worse?

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Article from Philip Cheng, B.Optom (Melb) Ocular Therapeutics (Australia) With friendly permission from Philip Cheng   “We’ll take his iPad away”, says his father after learning how much worse his son’s eyes have worsened in one year. The iPad. We all have one. Many children use … Read More

Why your kids might be able to see better if they play outdoors more often

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There are many health benefits to kids playing outdoors, not the least of which is preventing myopia. wavebreakmedia/ Karla Zadnik, The Ohio State University and Don Mutti, The Ohio State University The ready availability of technology may make the children of today faster at configuring a … Read More

Sinkendes Myopierisiko bei Kindern, die mehr Zeit im Freien verbringen?

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von Carolin Truckenbrod, Dipl. Ing. (FH) Augenoptik, MSc in Clinical OphthalmologyVeröffentlicht in “die Kontaktlinse” 12/2016 mit freundlicher Genehmigung von Frau C. Truckenbrod (Augenoptik Truckenbrod)ZusammenfassungEine Möglichkeit zur Prävention und zur Verhinderung des Anstiegs von Myopien ist ein längerer Aufenthalt im Freien. Die Studienlage dazu ist jedoch nicht eindeutig. … Read More

The biggest opportunity in Eyecare 2017

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MyopiaCare the ‘myopia predictive tool’ and patient referral to your clinic.Most Western Countries are witnessing 50% of the children being Myopic by the time they leave school.To access this opportunity and treat myopia as a health care professional, you need to demonstrate that these children are … Read More - the web application for myopia control