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To the families, patients, and friends of A-Ha Vision,
Recently the provincial government lifted many of the mask mandates. Until further notice, we are continuing to require everyone entering our clinic to wear a mask at this time.
Please continue to bring your mask with you to all appointments. We apologize for any confusion this may have caused and we will continue to provide updates with your safety in mind.

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Home » What’s New » At-home measures for COVID has led to increased myopia (nearsightedness) progression in children

At-home measures for COVID has led to increased myopia (nearsightedness) progression in children

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In the study linked below, myopia progression has been shown to double with the extended time spent indoors due to COVID isolation. Although this study was assessing the myopia of Chinese schoolchildren, the results assert that without enough time outdoors, our children's eyes will be negatively affected.

You can view the article here.