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What could cause a kid blinking eyes?
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Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology
In brief: Habit
Blinking if of course normal and necessary.
But a few children will blink excessively and repeatedly in a way that looks disturbing. In almost all cases this is a kind of tic or repeated habit with no underlying pathology. The usual way to get it to stop is simply ignore it, not call attention to it in any way, and most children will revert to normal after time.

In brief: Habit
Blinking if of course normal and necessary.
But a few children will blink excessively and repeatedly in a way that looks disturbing. In almost all cases this is a kind of tic or repeated habit with no underlying pathology. The usual way to get it to stop is simply ignore it, not call attention to it in any way, and most children will revert to normal after time.
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