Entries by Kristopher A. May, OD, FAAO

Causes of Myopia in Children

Myopia, also called nearsightedness, is a common eye disorder in children. In fact, researchers estimate that 25% of school-age children have some degree of myopia. Pediatric myopia control in Coldwater, MS is available. Here are some common reasons why myopia often occurs with children. “Near” Activities As children have started to do more “near” activities in recent […]