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Posted on 07-03-2018
Can anything be done about my nearsightedness? Myopia management tips and treatments
Written by HOLLIE REINA, St. George News
Both nationally and globally, the eye condition known as myopia is becoming more prevalent. But thanks to new and increasing research, doctors are becoming more able to understand its causes and find better ways to manage, control and possibly even reverse the condition.
In some Asian countries around the world, cases of myopia have reached almost epidemic levels, said Dr. Ryan Robison, an optometrist at SouthWest Vision.
Though the United States is not quite at the level of Asia, Robison said, doctors and researchers have identified a similar trend, noting that cases of myopia...