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How to stop a child's eye from changing shape, to prevent his myopia from worsening?

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Dr. Benjamin Chun
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Theoretically, you could have him not look at near objects and always look to the distance. Studies have shown constant near vision may increase myopia. But it was a small study, so i'd take that with a grain of salt. But its not practical. I think let the child develop the way he needs to, and don't worry about myopia.

In brief: Wish there was

Wish i knew, i'd be a millionaire.
Theoretically, you could have him not look at near objects and always look to the distance. Studies have shown constant near vision may increase myopia. But it was a small study, so i'd take that with a grain of salt. But its not practical. I think let the child develop the way he needs to, and don't worry about myopia.
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