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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


Explaining Your Prescription

Your prescription drives everything we do for you, as an optician. It steers us through which lens design might be best for you, which frame is suitable for you, and when you should wear your glasses. 507 more words

Magic Vision — Through Science!

As a visual artist, my eyesight is of prime importance, and I’ve just embarked on the life-changing experience of having my vision corrected — surgically. 1,090 more words


What does my eyelasses prescription means? 

I was using eyeglasses since 2013. The grade was only R: 75; L:50 + astigmatism (that’s how they give grade in the Philippines) but I don’t actually use my eyeglasses then, I only used it whenever I review my notes, I read my lessons or whenever I can feel my eyes are sore. 773 more words

KSA Journey

Yet Another Risk Factor for Myopia

Yet another risk factor for developing nearsightedness is a child’s natural resting posture of the eyes. Depending on that posture, a child may be at moderate or high risk for myopia. 11 more words

Pediatric Eye Care