United States

Kid’s eyesight ruined after parents let her play on phone every day for a year

A two-year-old Chinese toddler has developed severe short-sightedness after her parents allowed her to play on a mobile every day for a year. The girl Xiao Man, from the Jiangsu province, was recently diagnosed with severe myopia after her parents took her to see a doctor. The youngster is said to have started watching shows on the mobile since she was just one year old, according to Chinese media reports. Her parents were not strict with her and allowed her to use the phone for long periods at a time because it was the only thing that kept her quiet. But after a while the girl’s parents noticed she was squinting at the screen and frowning a lot while watching the TV shows and frequently rubbing her eyes. At first they put her ac ...