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My daughter started wearing glasses at 14 months old, and I remember the struggle all too well. It did take a couple of weeks for her to reliably wear her glasses, she's 8 now and rocks her glasses, so fear not, it will happen. One question is whether he's nearsighted or farsighted. At that age, most kids in glasses wear them for excessive ...


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Introduce him to a super hero who wears them... Clark Kent, Cyclops maybe? Associate them with his new special power of seeing far from his special gear like they use. http://marvel.com/news/comics/23586/iron_man_introduces_blue_ear


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At 2 years old, your son doesn't understand (or care) why you want him to wear his glasses. All he knows is that you keep putting a thing on his face, and he doesn't like that thing on his face. No amount of explaining or pleading or threatening will make a difference. So, you'll want to take a behavioral approach. Break it down into a series of small, ...


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Getting toddlers to keep their glasses on Welcome to the world of toddler glasses! It's tough to get a toddler used to wearing their glasses all the time, but be patient. Over time they will eventually accept them, and may soon start asking for them. Here are two articles on the subject, along with a few tips from them: ...


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One of my twins (3yo) needs to wear glasses, because his left eye is weaker than the right one; not correcting his sight could result in one of his eyes becoming lazy. You can't force the child to wear them, and at that age you can't quite reason him into wearing them either: the only thing that will work is if the child makes the decision to wear them ...


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It can be tricky! Remember the core principles of "reinforce good behaviour"; "see things from the child's POV"; and "distract from undesired behaviour". Start with the glasses. Do they fit? are they comfortable? Do they hurt or irritate the child? Try asking the child why they don't want to wear them. Find some characters or toys that wear glasses that ...



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