How to stop Myopia from progressing?
Updated: Nov 3, 2022
Latest figures have revealed that a million teenagers in the UK are short-sighted – with the threat of a national 'eye health epidemic' looming.
Author: Keyur Patel, TK&S Optometrists
Nationally, one in five teenagers is short-sighted – double the number affected 50 years ago. Experts have warned this figure is likely to grow significantly in the next 30 years, serving as a 'ticking timebomb' to the nation's eye health.