Eye & Vision Problems

From eye infections to pinkeye, lazy eye to styes, learn what to do if your child is experiencing a problem with his vision, what to do about it, and more.

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Could the Extra Screen Time Be Causing Vision Problems for Kids?

Here's how to protect your child's eyes in spite of all the extra time we're all spending on our iPhones and computers.

Boy's Severe Headaches Lead to Rare Eye Disease Diagnosis

Baylen's headaches were so debilitating, he often had to miss school. But soon after a routine back-to-school eye exam, Baylen was diagnosed with keratoconus, a rare eye disease that is often underdiagnosed.

4 Myths About Your Kid's Eyes, Debunked

So is it really bad for your kid to sit too close to the TV? Our expert explains what you should believe when it comes to protecting your kid’s eyes.

Why This Store Clerk Is the Everyday Hero Special Needs Families Dream Of

When a grocery store clerk graciously helped her blind, autistic daughter through a meltdown, this mom shared her gratitude in a heartfelt Facebook post.

Pinkeye Symptoms and Treatment

Signs of pinkeye usually include a swollen, red, and watery eye. Learn how to prevent and treat signs of conjunctivitis.

More Eye & Vision Problems

Eye Infection Basics

One in four school-age children has a vision problem that needs correcting, so don't take good eyesight for granted. Read on for the latest information on common infections.

What Is Lazy Eye?

Also known as amblyopia, lazy eye is a common eye problem in children--but it's not so easy to recognize. Read on for the best ways to identify and treat it.

Does Your Child Need an Eye Patch?

Why some kids need an eye patch, and how to get them to actually wear it.