Why Poor Eyesight Can Spell Disaster in School

August 8, 2018, 3:06 pm EST | Share:

CHARLESTON, SC (FOX 24 NEWS NOW) — The start of another school year is the perfect time to address all aspects of your children’s health, and that includes their eyes.

August is Children’s Eye Health and Safety Month. Reminding everyone that doctors can detect any sort of vision issue that may keep them from learning to the best of their ability.

We chat with Dr. Edward Cheeseman, a pediatric ophthalmologist at MUSC.