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Seeing clearly when kids need glasses

I knew the results of the eye exam before Dr. Lai said a word.I’d never seen my daughter scrunch up her face that tightly. She pursed her lips and leaned forward, squinting hard at the screen like she was in a make-a-funny-face contest.We’d known, going into All About Eyecare that morning, that glasses were a very real possibility. She’d been squinting at the TV and trying to put her face too close to the iPad. My husband and I had exchanged looks as we told her, for the thousandth time, to...

The truck crashed, now this mobile eye care clinic for needy kids needs help to roll again

#ndn-video-player-1.ndn_embedded .ndn_floatContainer { margin-top: 10px; margin-bottom: 20px; }#ndn-video-player-2.ndn_embedded .ndn_floatContainer { margin-top: 10px; margin-bottom: 20px; }In the Hazelwood school district, the monthly arrivals of the Eye Care Charity of Mid-America mobile vision clinic always brought excitement to the students.“So basically the kids walk through this van. It looks like you walk into an eye doctor’s office. But the whole wall is like covered in different...