The Truth About Myopia And Heredity. How To Prevent It?

Most people believe that myopia is an inherited condition. The fact is different. Heredity does not cause myopia. It does however play a role in its development and progression and it is important to understand what this role is. The latest research proves that acquired myopia develops form excessive accommodation. Myopia is there more common in advanced literate societies and is less common in poor and illiterate societies. This does not however mean that illiterate person cannot develop it. An illiterate person can also acquire it by involving in some type of close work that requires excessive accommodation.