What questions are on your mind?

We’ve tried to answer the questions parents most commonly ask, so look through the pages, which are designed to ‘de-code’ the medical jargon yet keep scientific accuracy with current best medical practice.
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How quickly should I see someone about my child's eye turn?
Will they always have to wear glasses?
Does patching fix a squint?

What age can children start to wear contact lenses? Any age that they are medically required, there is no limit, but obviously parents are the ones who manage the lenses for young children. If children require a very strong prescription in their glasses we...