Therapy and the Treatment of Reading Problems

Therapy and the Treatment of Reading Problems
Optometrist who specialize in vision therapy contend that vision therapy can be beneficial for some children suffering from reading problems and learning disabilities.  Critics concede that vision therapy may help correct certain binocular vision disorders, but they say no scientific evidence exists that proves vision therapy can correct the developmental and neurological conditions that cause man...
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Eye Vitamins, Minerals and Supplements

Eye Vitamins, Minerals, and Supplements
The key to all nutraceuticals (vitamins, minerals and supplements) is not the amount that you take, but the amount that your body absorbs. Taking most nutraceuticals on an empty stomach limits the amount that your body can absorb. Some vitamins are fat-soluble, so you must ingest some fat with them. Others are water soluble, so water is an important catalyst for absorption. How the manufacturer pu...
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Vision Therapy – Overview

Vision Therapy
Vision therapy - also called vision training - is the non-surgical treatment of binocular vision disorders.  It involves the prescription of specific visual activities (performed with or without special lenses) to improve eye alignment or visual skills that have not developed properly. Examples of binocular vision disorders include focusing problems, eye alignment problems, and inaccurate eye...
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