Online information on myopia and its correction.
Provides impartial and thorough documentation of all the reasons and therapies for myopia, and recommendations.
Claims that nearsightedness is not inherited but is caused by excessive close work such as reading. It can be prevented or improved without surgery.
NHS Choices: Short-Sightedness (Myopia)
Provides details of symptoms, causes, diagnosis, treatment and complications.
An easy to understand description of how myopia (nearsightedness) can be prevented. Includes animation and narration. Suitable for adults or children.
eMedicine - Myopia and LASIK Surgery
Includes a review of refractive eye surgery prognosis, complications and pictures of corneal anatomy.