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eye-specialists of the world believe that
there is no cure for refractive errors such
as myopia and hypermetropia and that there
are no effective preventive measures.
in the days of advanced science, what some
ophthalmologists wrote two hundred years ago
about the incurability of visual defects is
still considered a law. We are so greatly
hypnotized by the firm statements of the old
authorities that we do not care to undertake
any experimentation or research on the
subject. If anyone comes forward to
demonstrate that visual defects can be
improved without glasses, we doubt and
reject his explanation.
Now a day,
we find that the mind of man is under
several strain. Hence, all types of visual
defect are occurring.
visual defects glasses are prescribed. It is
a fact that glasses help to relieve
headaches and watering of eyes and enable
people to see both distant and nearby
objects clearly. Their use in many cases in
imperative. But it is also true that glasses
do not check further deterioration and that
the power of glasses required continues to
increase. We sometimes find that fast
deterioration of eyesight and the
development of some serious complications
are not prevented by wearing glasses.
Therefore, these types of defects are
increasing among the educated classes in
spite of present medical advancement.
like to point out here that mental
relaxation is the key to success in
improving eyesight. The school for perfect
Eyesight, Pondicherry-2 is trying to give
proper eye-education and mental relaxation
to correct visual defects.
relaxation of mind and eyes a few exercises
are shown here. The results are very