What Is Convergence Insufficiency? Answers from the Austin Vision Center

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There are a variety of disorders that can cause a child to have troubles in school and ultimately lead them to the Austin Vision Center. One of the most common such visual disorders is convergence insufficiency. Despite the common occurrence of convergence insufficiency, many parents and patients who seek vision care in Austin are unfamiliar… Read more »

Austin Vision Center Examines How Playing a Video Game Can Be Good for a Lazy Eye

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You read that right. Montreal’s McGill University recently completed a study that showed that adults with amblyopia (lazy eye) benefited from playing Tetris. The people at your nearby Austin vision center want you to be aware, however, that this was a version of the game specifically designed to be used in vision therapy. The game… Read more »

Austin Vision Center Discusses the Importance of Learning Cursive

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In a time when much of our communication is done with keyboards or using our thumbs to send messages on smartphones, the skill of handwriting is being diminished. In fact, many schools no longer require students to use cursive, viewing it as outdated in the midst of our technological world. However, the experts at your… Read more »