Also known an Nearsightedness
Myopia (more commonly known as Nearsightedness) is characterized by blurry vision at a distance which usually begins in childhood and can increase throughout young adulthood. In addition to corrective lenses, contact lenses and refractive surgery are options to correct Myopia.
Why it’s Important to Get Regular Eye Exams
Comprehensive eye exams often are the first way chronic systemic diseases such as high blood pressure and diabetes are detected. Regular eye exams are the best way to ensure eye health and maintaining your best vision possible. They also check for diseases such as glaucoma, cataracts, and macular degeneration.