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What are the symptoms of myopia?

The primary symptom of myopia is difficulty seeing objects clearly that are at a distance. When it is difficult to see, you may squint to make things far away appear more clearly. You may also move closer to things or hold objects closer to yourself for clarity. In addition, headaches, constant blinking, eye rubbing, and difficulty with distance perception may also indicate myopia.

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