Posts tagged with "children"

15. March 2017
Today, I share with you a story that you can use during palming with your kids. It is especially addressed to children with farsightedness (hyperopia), but anyone can use it during their palming :) It is so helpful to imagine miniature worlds, since stimulating the visual imagination helps to improve the vision.
05. February 2017
Today, I want to share with you something that I wrote during my Bates Method training. This story is all about movement, and it is about my way of perceiving it in that moment. Believe me, it has not been easy at all to translate it from Spanish to English. There are too many feelings and Spanish words in there. But, I hope you can understand it. Movement is one of the three Bates Method principles. Relaxation and central fixation are the other two. Bates said that movement was one of the...
23. January 2017
The Bates Method and the natural alternative to glasses suit really well to kids. In fact, the visual recovery is quicker than in adults. This is because when you are younger, you have more brain plasticity and more ability to modify brain and cellular structures. In addition, children have not been squeezing their eye muscles and wearing glasses for years like adults. Therefore, it is easier for the muscle to return to its original size. For these reasons and because children (usually) do not...