Can Playing Video Games Cure Your Lazy Eye?

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Most video game enthusiasts would probably be shocked to know that recent studies suggest that playing video games can actually help to correct a lazy eye condition in adults. Further research is needed to draw more conclusive results on the subject, however, at the moment there has been a significant and positive correlation between improved… Read more »

Does Amblyopia Run in Families?

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The Center For Vision Development Discusses Does Amblyopia Run In Families? Amblyopia is a vision problem in which the eyes do not focus together normally. This condition can cause “lazy eye,” “crossed eyes” or other issues that prevent normal visual acuity. At Austin Vision Therapy Center in Austin, TX, we provide Austin eye care for… Read more »

6 Foods for Healthy Eyes

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Dietary choices can have a significant impact on eye health. The staff at the Austin Vision Center recommends the following six foods to maintain eye health throughout life:   Fish Oily fish like salmon, tuna, sardines, and anchovies are rich sources of omega-3 fatty acids. Consuming oily fish has been shown to reverse dry eye,… Read more »

Does My Child Need Vision Therapy?

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There are many signs and conditions signaling that your child may need vision therapy. Whether your child requires vision therapy for visual-perceptual disorders, unaligned eyes due to underlying causes, or eye movement disorders, an Austin Vision Center like Austin Vision Therapy Center, can provide the services you need.   Reasons for Vision Therapy Amblyopia or… Read more »

Austin Vision Center Provides a Simple Question to Ask Children Who Struggle with Reading

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Scholastic success requires the ability to read and comprehend. However, for many children practice is not enough to learn how to read and frustration follows. The Austin Vision Center suggests that an important question to ask children who struggle is: “Do the words seem to come apart or separate when you look at them on… Read more »

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 »