One-sixth of Hong Kong preschoolers need corrective glasses, study finds

//One-sixth of Hong Kong preschoolers need corrective glasses, study finds

One-sixth of Hong Kong preschoolers need corrective glasses, study finds

One-sixth of preschool children in Hong Kong need corrective eyeglasses, according to a recent study by a local non-profit organisation, though most of their parents do not know it.Warning of the potential for lasting harm if eyesight issues were not addressed early on, the Hong Kong Children Vision Screening and Education Centre (VSEC) on Tuesday said it would be testing the vision of all 170,000 local preschoolers for free over the next 18 months, and called on the government to help it…

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