A new study is looking into the idea that some UVB light could be good for the fight against myopia in children and adults. In essence, being outdoors more could help combat nearsightedness.
The study is new and more research is needed, but it appears that it will be interesting to track the progress of this study.
You can read more about the study here: Increased UVB exposure associated with reduced risk of nearsightedness, particularly in teens, young
For more questions about myopia, don’t hesitate to contact the Royal Oak Eye Care team.
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