How New Eye Exams for Kids Can Be A Lifesaver

Health Power’s President, Dr. Norma Goodwin, interviews Dr. Andrea Thau, former President of the American Optometric Association (AOA), and Maria Garcia, the mother of 9 year old Ruby Mosqueda, who shares her daughters story, of how an eye exam because of severe pains, identified a tumor which, on removal, was a lifesaver.

They discuss new pediatric comprehensive AOA eye exam guidelines that can help protect your child’s vision.  Ruby Mosqueda’s story highlights just how critical a yearly eye exam can be for a child in detecting and preventing not only eye health issues, but overall health conditions that might otherwise be overlooked.

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