Sunshine – Insurance Against Myopia

We summarize and link to a recent AAO (American Academy of Ophthalmologists) article covering a significant meta-research study looking at the link between the myopia epidemic and lack of sunshine in our kids’ lives.

The Myopia Boom, Nature Magazine March 2015

From the March issue of Nature, the international weekly journal of science, we excerpt and link to an informative article exploring the gathering science around myopia’s causes. Click here to read the excerpt and link to the Nature article.

Large Scale Study – Myopia Growth In young Children, NIH Study June 1015

This large scale NIH U.S. study confirms myopia rates are increasing at an alarming rate in our children. Click to read the excerpt and link to the study.