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Aug 20

August is Vision and Learning Month!

August is here, and with it comes the start of a new school year! Not coincidentally, August also marks Vision and Learning Month. In 1995, the month of August was declared National Children’s Vision and Learning month. The goal of this observance is to help parents and even educators learn about the link between learning […]

Jul 21

Learning Troubles or Vision Problems?

Learning Troubles or Vision Problems? How Parents and Teachers Can Recognize the Symptoms of Each Though parents, teachers, medical professionals, and school administrators may seem to occupy different spaces of a child’s life, all of these people share one goal: to see children grow to live healthy, productive lives. One person is working to help […]

Aug 31

ADD/ADHD or Vision Problems?

Many children today are diagnosed with ADD (Attention Deficit Disorder) or ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder) and subsequently dosed with medication to help alleviate symptoms. Some symptoms of ADD and ADHD include short attention span, not following through with instructions, avoiding or disliking tasks requiring sustained mental effort, fidgeting, and impulsivity. However, many of these […]

Jul 24

Pre-K Eye Exam Day

Uptown Eye Care, in partnership with the Minnesota Optometric Association (MOA), is proud to be participating in Pre-K Eye Exam Day this August. The goal of Pre-K Eye Exam Day is to let families know that good vision is essential to learning, and every child needs to have a comprehensive eye exam before entering school.