We Can Slow the Progression of Nearsightedness
Many individuals who develop myopia, or nearsightedness, as they find that their vision is not stable until they are well into adulthood. Prescriptions may change year after year during adolescence, with the outlook seeming worse off for their visual abilities.
But there are treatments for this issue; it all depends on finding the right treatment for each individual case.
The Growing Risk
Unfortunately, myopia has become increasingly common around the world. While an exact cause has not yet been determined, much research has been done on the best ways to correct and control the issue.