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How can protective eyewear help prevent injuries to your child during sports?

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Prescription and non-prescription eyewear is a good idea for any kid who’s into:

Your child may be reluctant to wear them at first. Let them pick out the eye gear they like. Set an example by donning eyewear when you play sports.

  • Baseball/softball
  • Basketball
  • Soccer
  • Hockey
  • Tennis
  • Karate
  • Racquetball

SOURCES:

Emory Eye Center: "Eyeglasses for babies? Isn't that premature?"

DukeHealth.org: "Children and Glasses: Making a Spectacle."

 

Reviewed by Brian S. Boxer Wachler on January 10, 2018

SOURCES:

Emory Eye Center: "Eyeglasses for babies? Isn't that premature?"

DukeHealth.org: "Children and Glasses: Making a Spectacle."

 

Reviewed by Brian S. Boxer Wachler on January 10, 2018

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