So, your child seems to have a lazy eye and you have received contradicting advice on whether or not you can do anything about it. If you’re like most parents, this state of unknown can be quite stressful; after all, we moms and dads tend to dislike taking “no” for an answer when it comes to finding solutions for our kids’ various needs. Luckily, in this case at least, you don’t have to. Can you correct a child’s lazy eye? Eye doctors say there are some really effective forms of treatment. But first, what exactly is a lazy eye?