When they say the practice is family orientated you had better believe it and take it quite seriously. There has been this age-old perception among many a layman and woman that eyes only need to be examined once he or she has reached a mature or advanced age when the eyes tend to naturally deteriorate. But in this day and age, eyesight for many people today, including the children, has started to regress at much earlier stages.
This could be put down to the kind of lifestyles that today’s twenty-first century people lead today, to say nothing of their everyday work patterns. For most of their waking hours, you could just say that their eyes are overexposed. Even during times when people are resting from their work, their eyes are still busy. If they are not watching TV late at night, they are busy entertaining themselves with their smart mobiles certainly the next generation or millennials are or reading a good book. It relaxes them all, so they like to say.
But what a strain is being placed on today’s modern pair of eyes. People only realise what damage has been done, certainly the high school children are, when they go in for their driver’s tests. It is mandatory to take that eye test before getting behind the wheel. And if the eye test is a frank failure, a visit to the family eye care lakewood wa practice beckons. Moms and dads, and their children, need to realise that there is no stigma, if you will, attached to wearing eyeglasses, if needs be.
Even if your eyesight only shows moderate degeneration, do not be shy to put on a pair of spectacles. There is always contact lenses as well.