California State Considers New Eye Exams for Children
A young boy wearing glasses sits with his chin in his hand“The vision tests administered in school fail to detect one in three children with significant vision and eye health problem,” says a recent report. Because the exams aren’t comprehensive enough, some important problems are being missed during routine exams.

A measure, currently being considered by California state lawmakers, would make it possible for all children to have comprehensive eye exams and necessary treatment for any issues that were found during the exam.

Find out more about what is being proposed by reading this article.

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Need to keep a sharp eye on school vision tests

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