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Myopia, also known as nearsightedness or shortsightedness. While this condition may seem like a mild inconvenience, it actually increases the risk of serious eye diseases such as glaucoma, cataracts, and retinal detachments. Most alarmingly, myopia rates are increasing dramatically in the developed world. In just the last generation, the rate of myopia has increased in the US by 65% more.
Here is what you can do: