Refractive Errors

Are you curious if refractive errors can be corrected? Are you looking for options to refractive errors? At All About Vision learn more about refractive errors.


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Hyperopia: What is farsightedness?

A guide to the causes, symptoms and treatment of hyperopia (farsightedness) including eyeglasses, contact lenses and LASIK.

Myopia (nearsightedness): Causes, progression and management

Myopia is often called nearsightedness. If your eyes are myopic, this means distant objects look blurry. Learn more about myopia progression and management.

Presbyopia: What causes it and how to treat it

Learn about presbyopia causes, symptoms and treatments, including options for contact lenses, eyeglasses or vision surgery.

Myopia in children: Is your child at risk?

Childhood myopia is a growing concern around the world. Learn about the risk factors for nearsightedness in kids and whether your child may be at risk.