Is myopia a trick of light? Maybe, maybe not.
Researchers have found a link between myopia in children and nighttime lighting. This left parents wondering if they leave a night light on for their sleeping infant, would they be paying for glasses when the kid turns 11?
According to a study reported in the Journal of the American Medical Association, people whose diet is high in carotenoids-pigments found in many yellow, orange (as in carrots) and leafy green vegetables - had a 43 percent lower risk of developing...