Myopia (also known as short sightedness) typically presents at school age and is on the rise.

Although easily corrected by glasses or contact lenses, it can have long term eye health implications if allowed to worsen unchecked.

The good news is that recent research is suggesting ways to prevent onset of myopia or slow its progression.

This short survey will help you identify risk factors for development of myopia, and if your child is already myopic result in advice on how to slow further progression.

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How old is your child?

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Is your child already myopic (wears glasses to see in the distance)?

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At what age did your child first get glasses for myopia?

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Are you myopic?

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Aside from school hours, how much of your child's day is spent on close work?

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How much of your child's day is spent outdoors on average, including breaks at school?