• Outdoor activities associated with less myopia

    4 monthes ago - By Healio

    WASHINGTON - A large study of children in China found that participation in more outdoor activities and having fewer myopic parents were both associated with a lower incidence of and less progressive myopia.Here at Optometry's Meeting, Shi-Ming Li, MD, of the Beijing Tongren Eye Center, Beijing Tongren Hospital, Beijing Ophthalmology Visual Science Key Lab, Beijing Institute of Ophthalmology and Capital Medical University, Beijing, China, presented results of the Anyang Childhood Eye Study, where 3,113 urban children from primary school and 2,363 from junior high have been followed...
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