Children’s eyeballs grow normally under the influence of strong light. Well lit classrooms and homes are not bright enough to ensure correct growth.
The best way to combat this epidemic is to ensure that children spend a couple of hours outside every day. Even with sunglasses on and spending time in the shade will give the kiddies a healthy dose of light. Failing the opportunity to spend playtime outdoors, very bright lighting indoors is recommended.
Outdoor play is important for youngsters for many reasons. You’ve just heard about another one.
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