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Eye & Contact Lens Symposium on Myopia Epidemic and Myopia Progression

Since 1971, the prevalence of myopia has increased 66% in the USA. Myopia affects 1 in 3 in America and 1 in 2 in some Asian countries. Myopia affects a quarter of the world’s population. By 2020, it’s estimated that 2.5 billion people will have myopia

 

Get up to date on this growing trend and learn what you can do.

 


ECL Symposium on Myopia Epidemic and Myopia Progression


May 2, 2015, 4-6 pm

Warwick Denver Hotel, Colorado

 

Contacts better than permanent lenses for babies after cataract surgery

 

 

 

National Eye Institute

http://www.nei.nih.gov

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Contacts better than permanent lenses for babies after cataract surgery

Permanent lenses lead to more repeat eye surgeries, NIH study finds