Amblyopia, also known as lazy eye, is a vision development disorder in which an eye fails to achieve normal visual acuity, even with prescription eyeglasses or contact lenses.
Amblyopia begins during infancy and early childhood. In most cases, only one eye is affected. But in some cases, reduced visual acuity can occur in both eyes.
Particularly if lazy eye is detected early in life and promptly treated, reduced vision can be avoided. But if left untreated, lazy eye can cause severe visual disability in the affected eye, including legal blindness.
AmblyopiaExpert is a treatment of 3-12 year-old children with low vision software, The general needs of the treatment of amblyopia in the age of 12 before treatment, the younger the better therapeutic effect, after more than 12-year-old will be difficult to cure, but young children Due to active nature, is often difficult to carry out the same treatment as adults, so the software will be the course of treatment on the children's games like these, through the children's favorite computer games to let the children play in the course of treatment, particularly suitable for the treatment of amblyopia in children. treatment 2-3 times per day, 10-15 minutes each time, After a period of time, you can get better treatment.
AmblyopiaExpert specially developed to train lazy eyes are : focusing, rolling and tracking.
This exercise should be performed by quick shifting focus from near to far distance. For example, read printouts numbers on a sheet of paper then quickly shift your eye to look to a wall calendar.
Train the weaker eye to look small objects or read letters in a book or newspaper. Remember to cover the stronger eye with eye patch and do this exercise at least one hour each day. If you like you can also do crossword puzzles or any other print games on magazines.
Cover the stronger eye with a patch, then roll the eyes with circular motion.
Another lazy eye exercise is tracking. Tracking can help people to integrate the central and peripheral vision. The central vision inform us about the object we are looking at and the peripheral vision tells us to locate the objects. Good vision should have good integration of both these visions.
Here is how to do : use your eye to track the outline of a circle or any other shape. Track the image continuously without any interruption.
AmblyopiaExpert can effectively help you treat amblyopia at any age, even if your parents have poor eyesight condition.