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Orthokeratology technique slows progression of myopia in children

Orthokeratology technique slows progression of myopia in children

Study: Lower-income students in China have better vision compared to middle-class counterparts

Study: Lower-income students in China have better vision compared to middle-class counterparts

Endothelin gene expression linked to vision loss in premature babies

Endothelin gene expression linked to vision loss in premature babies

New approach to measuring, correcting visual abnormalities

New approach to measuring, correcting visual abnormalities

Study shows correlation between education and nearsightedness

Study shows correlation between education and nearsightedness

American Academy of Ophthalmology does not recommend marijuana for glaucoma treatment

American Academy of Ophthalmology does not recommend marijuana for glaucoma treatment

Study links nearsightedness to higher education and years spent in school

Study links nearsightedness to higher education and years spent in school

OSU/UH receive $7.5M grant to study slow progression of myopia in kids

OSU/UH receive $7.5M grant to study slow progression of myopia in kids

Special issue highlights rapid advances in myopia research

Special issue highlights rapid advances in myopia research

Euclid Systems, Wenzhou Medical University Eye Hospital sign cooperation agreement

Euclid Systems, Wenzhou Medical University Eye Hospital sign cooperation agreement

Study: Gene mutations are associated with severe form of nearsightedness

Study: Gene mutations are associated with severe form of nearsightedness

Exposure to daylight helps protect children from myopia

Exposure to daylight helps protect children from myopia

Wearing OK contact lenses every night can restore age-related loss of near vision

Wearing OK contact lenses every night can restore age-related loss of near vision

Study confirms rapid effectiveness of temporary, nonsurgical alternative to LASIK

Study confirms rapid effectiveness of temporary, nonsurgical alternative to LASIK

Investing in eyeglasses in developing nations could boost global economy, study shows

Investing in eyeglasses in developing nations could boost global economy, study shows

New contact lenses can cure nearsightedness, slow progression rates in children

New contact lenses can cure nearsightedness, slow progression rates in children

New insights into process of eye-size control in zebrafish

New insights into process of eye-size control in zebrafish

Study investigates optical treatments to slow myopia progression in children

Study investigates optical treatments to slow myopia progression in children

Insight into why some children develop myopia

Insight into why some children develop myopia

Less incidence of nearsightedness in kids who spend more time outdoors: Study

Less incidence of nearsightedness in kids who spend more time outdoors: Study