Myopia among children has increased with the Covid-19 pandemic, according to a study by Chinese University’s department of ophthalmology and visual sciences. Photo: Jonathan Wong Myopia among children has increased with the Covid-19 pandemic, according to a study by Chinese University’s department of ophthalmology and visual sciences. Photo: Jonathan Wong
Myopia among children has increased with the Covid-19 pandemic, according to a study by Chinese University’s department of ophthalmology and visual sciences. Photo: Jonathan Wong
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Greater focus on rise in Hong Kong myopia called for

  • Home learning on portable devices by children during the pandemic has left many short-sighted, and it is a condition the city should be worried about

Myopia among children has increased with the Covid-19 pandemic, according to a study by Chinese University’s department of ophthalmology and visual sciences. Photo: Jonathan Wong Myopia among children has increased with the Covid-19 pandemic, according to a study by Chinese University’s department of ophthalmology and visual sciences. Photo: Jonathan Wong
Myopia among children has increased with the Covid-19 pandemic, according to a study by Chinese University’s department of ophthalmology and visual sciences. Photo: Jonathan Wong
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