The Canadian Guideline for screen time recommends:
Time guidelines are as follows:
*Canadian Paediatric Society, 2022
Below are a few options available to help slow how quickly your child's myopic prescription is progressing.
We perform prescription checks and measure the length of the eye and the shape of the front of the eye twice a year in office.
Your doctor will review the results with you and your child and advise on the best treatment approach for optimal results.
We take the time to explain the value of maintaining good vision throughout life, not just when you experience vision problems.
Our optometrists can diagnose and help treat Computer Vision Syndrome (CVS) through optometry and self-care exercises.