Everything you need to know about myopia and a community supporting children's ocular health.

For Parents & Caregivers

Understanding your child’s eye health and the effects myopia, or nearsightedness, can have is important. Discover resources and information on what you can do to slow its progression.

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For Eye Care Professionals

Myopia can have a serious impact on patients and their loved ones. Through education and shareable resources, you can help support ocular health.

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Myopia in the World Today

Statistics about myopia

There are 14 million kids in the U.S. with nearsightedness.


During the ages of 6-12 children’s eyes are growing the fastest.


Genes play a role in whether a child will have myopia (1 parent 25%, 2 parents 50%).


MyMyopia® Newsletter

Keep up to date with the latest myopia news and resources