Have you heard of the new technology known as Corneal Refractive Therapy (also known as Orthokeratology, Ortho-K ?
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Myopia is a significant global public health concern for few decades, which were affecting 85% to 90% of young adults in some Asian countries such as Singapore and Taiwan. A survey of school children in Malaysia found the prevalence of myopia was 42% Chinese and 15% Malay.
High myopia is exactly like what it sounds like, a high degree of nearsightedness or short-sighted. This eye condition is a relatively severe level of short-sightedness that can lead or be associated with significant eye health complications.
The percentage of the human population who has myopia also referred to as “Rabun Jauh” or Shortsightedness is increasing day by day. It is expected that the percentage will continue to increase. In the future, it is expected that half of the human population will have myopia.
Children’s vision care is essential to every child’s development, and please take it seriously. Experts say that over 80 percent of what a child learns in school is presented visually, so making sure your son or daughter has good vision can make a big difference in their academic performance, social confidence and emotional status.