This study finds that schoolchildren spending 80 minutes a day outside during school recess had a significantly reduced nearsightedness or shifts toward nearsightedness.
About Lynn HellersteinA pioneer in vision therapy and developmental optometry, for more than 30 years Dr. Lynn Hellerstein, has helped thousands of children and adults improve their vision and transform their lives — at home, in the classroom and on the sports field. Founder and co-owner of Hellerstein & Brenner Vision Center, Dr. Lynn Hellerstein is the author of an award-winning book series, SEE IT. SAY IT. DO IT! Dynamic and engaging, Dr. Hellerstein is a popular speaker nationally and internationally.
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Barring problems in the visual system, developing visual skills in kids is an everyday happening, one kids can exercise playing visual games.
As the outdoor sports season gets underway, now is a great time to observe how your child’s eye-hand-body coordination is developing.
Spend a few minutes with a baby, and you’ll see a brain busily becoming the Grand Central Station of visual development.
As the movie trailers for summer releases roll out, it’s time again for a reminder that not every kid (or adult) can handle 3D.
Convergence deficiency creates problems in tasks like reading and writing. But it’s often overlooked and undetected by routine vision screening exams.
Make a date, destination Vail, Colorado, October 4-6, 2013, for Camp Experience™, an educational retreat for amazing women.
If you work with ASD kids, you are probably dealing with vision issues, even in children who have passed a screening exam for 20/20 vision.
Vision Therapy proves Dr. Mozlin’s point again and again: change the vision, and you change the brain.
Seven year old Josh, struggled in school. He was bright, yet couldn’t read well. His writing was “terrible.” Hear how vision therapy has changed his life! He is now a happy kid! See the video.