Baby myopia has these signs, have you found it?

Abstract: with the growth of the baby’s age and the gradual increase of contact with the outside world, the chances of suffering from infectious eye diseases will also increase significantly. For example, common eye diseases such as trachoma, wheat granuloma and conjunctivitis are caused by infection. Therefore, it is best to let the baby have his own special towel and washbasin to avoid the spread of eye diseases in the family.

vision development in infancy is very important. As the baby’s guardian, Dad’s eye care action should start from the first day of the baby’s birth! Today, Fuyan Junlai will share with you some tips on preventing infant myopia, especially parents who are already myopia must have a good look!

to prevent myopia, we should take advantage of the early

neonatal period (from delivery to 28 days after birth)

pay attention to the size, shape, position, movement and color of the baby’s eyes, find out whether the eyes have congenital abnormalities as soon as possible, and actively prevent and treat various infectious eye diseases from the birth canal.

infant period (1-12 months)

to avoid the influence of external adverse factors on the baby’s eyes, and pay attention to whether there are foreign bodies in the eyes. Because the baby’s blink reflex is not perfect, once the baby’s eyes are found to be red, swollen and shed tears, he should go to the hospital as soon as possible.

early childhood (1-3 years)

With the growth of the baby’s age and the gradual increase of contact with the outside world, the chances of suffering from infectious eye diseases will also increase significantly. For example, common eye diseases such as trachoma, wheat granuloma and conjunctivitis are caused by infection. Therefore, it is best to let the baby have his own special towel and washbasin to avoid the spread of eye diseases in the family.

signals of baby myopia

1 squint, blink and rub the eyes

when squinting, the eyelids will block part of the pupils, which can reduce the scattering of light, so as to temporarily improve and improve vision. Therefore, if it is found that the baby often squints at objects, the father should pay close attention than the mother and consider whether the baby has early myopia.

blinking can relieve eye pressure and enhance vision. When your eyes are uncomfortable, rubbing your eyes is also an instinct, but if you blink and rub your eyes frequently, you should take your baby to the hospital in time to check your eyesight.

2 frown

frowning often will make the extraocular muscles compress the eyeball, reverse stimulate the eye muscles and accelerate the formation of myopia. When you find that your baby often frowns, you should take your baby to the hospital to check your eyesight in time!

3 pull the corners of the eyes

some babies with myopia often pull their corners of the eyes outward with their hands, which has the same effect as squinting and frowning. When the baby is found to have the habit of pulling the corners of his eyes, take him to the hospital to check his eyesight in time.

4 looking at objects askew

looking at objects askew can reduce the impact of scattered light on vision. When you find that your baby often looks at objects askew, you should take him to the hospital to check his vision and correct his wrong posture, so as not to make the baby develop the bad habit of looking askew.

5 strabismus

some children with myopia will have strabismus. Dad is more careful than mommy and will find that when the baby looks forward with one eye, the other eye will look out involuntarily. This is also a sign of myopia. You should get medical examination in time.

6 exophthalmos

due to the growth of ocular axis, the eyeball becomes larger, and the appearance shows the state of exophthalmos. If you find your baby’s eyeballs protruding, don’t be careless!

eye care tips

in the early stage of myopia, some symptoms are easy to ignore, resulting in delaying the best time for treatment. Therefore, eye protection in infancy must not be careless! Once myopia, it may perplex the baby for a lifetime. The current myopia laser technology and other technologies to correct vision are not fully mature. Therefore, the prevention and treatment of myopia must be done as soon as possible!