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People with myopia more likely to have higher education levels
People with myopia more likely to have higher education levels (July 2, 2014 - Insidermedicine) From Germany - A new report published in Ophthalmology finds that people with nearsightedness may be more likely toss spend more years in school. Researchers studied over 4,600 individuals between the ages of 35 to 74. None of the participants had cataracts or undergone refractive surgery. Results showed that myopia was more prevalent as education levels increased. Whereas 24% of people with no high school education were nearsighted, 53% of university graduates had the condition.
 
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