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Eye health experts share tips to protect virtual learners

Posted at 1:51 PM, Sep 29, 2020
and last updated 2020-09-29 13:51:53-04

RICHMOND, Va. - The school year is underway, and inevitably, children have to spend more time in front of digital devices. Eye health experts have recently revealed that nearsightedness among school aged children is on the rise. Today, we are joined by Donna Mazyck, executive director of the National Association of School Nurses, and Dr. Rupa Wong, a Harvard-trained eye surgeon, who share the importance of eye health, eye exams and creating a healthy virtual learning environment to safeguard your child’s vision. This interview is made possible by Cooper Vision. To learn more, visit the Cooper Vision website.