How To Tell If Your Infant or Toddler Is Visually Impaired

Toddler boy with glassesIf you suspect your baby or toddler might have vision issues or even be blind, of course the most important thing to do is to get them an eye exam.  Here are the most important early signs to look for which might indicate vision impairment or blindness:
  1. Misaligned eyes
  2. Pupils with white or grayish white color
  3. Eyes which flutter quickly from side to side or up and down
  4. Eye pain, itchiness, or discomfort
  5. Eye redness that doesn't go away in a few days
  6. Pus or crust
  7. Consistently watery eyes
  8. Drooping eyelids
  9. Eyes that often appear overly sensitive to light
Warning Signs of Vision Problems in Infants & Children

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