Symptoms of Myopia
- Unaware of or unable to see distant objects
- Squinting or rubbing their eyes
- Sitting too close to the TV or needing to sit close to the board at school
- Excessive blinking
- Headaches or fatigue
Diagnosis of Myopia
Myopia is diagnosed during a comprehensive eye exam. Children should have their eyes examined every year once they enter school, not only monitor their vision for changes but also to assess their ocular health.