London eye surgeon Saurabh Jain examining little boy's eye

Myopia in children

Myopia in children Myopia or short-sightedness is common and affects 1 in 10 British children. Increasingly, the condition can impact learning, especially if it isn’t noticed early on. Short-sightedness can affect how well children can read at a distance as well as their ability to play sport. Myopia can also contribute to tired eyes and…