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Yes, You Can Inherit Your Parents' Nearsightedness

Nearsightedness is a condition where the focus of the rays of light land in front of the retina due to an elongated eyeball. People with nearsightedness have blurred vision for far. 286 more words

Blurry Vision

Put Your Glasses On And Look

When I was 12 years old I noticed I was having trouble seeing the writing on the blackboard in school. I always sat at the front of the class anyway so I didn’t know how long my vision had been declining.  824 more words


Technology and Young Eyes - Go Outdoors!

Maybe you worry about your children spending so much time in front of computer screens that it has a detrimental effect on their vision. The ready availability of technology may make the children of today faster at configuring a new smartphone, but does all of that screen time affect the development of their vision? 170 more words


Myopia Guide

Do you know what exactly myopia is? Although most people know it as Nearsightedness Myopia is the real medical name. However, Myopia is causing troubles looking to object who have been situated far away from you. 83 more words

With Nearsightedness On The Rise, Experts Provide Advice On Slowing Progression

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Nearsightedness is going up at an alarming rate across the country and the world, and many people blame too much touchscreen time for kids on phones, tablets and computers. 458 more words


Treatment Helping Kids Who Develop Nearsightedness From Electronic Devices

PITTSBURGH (CBS) — From smartphones to tablets and everything in between, doctors say looking at electronic devices all the time is causing something called digital eye strain. 533 more words


My Simple Pleasure Beginning with V: Vision

My vision is definitely a simple yet also complex pleasure for me! When I was 12 years old I started having trouble seeing the writing on the blackboard in school. 750 more words