Those who regularly spent time outdoors at the age of eight or nine were half as likely to be short-sighted
by the time they were 15.
The facility will be greatly missed and I believe the decision was a bit short-sighted
to say the least."
But he was never short-sighted
. He had total vision, a superb writing style and a sense of honesty and decency that matched a unique sense of humour.
London, Oct 5 (ANI): A researcher at Bar-Ilan University in Ramat Gan, Israel has created the perfect glasses - whose lenses allow you to see clearly regardless of how long or short-sighted
Lead author of the study, Dr Pirro Hysi said: "We have known for many years that the most important risk factor for being short-sighted
is having parents who are short-sighted
, and for the first time we are identifying genes that may be involved in passing on this susceptibility.
Harry Fletcher, assistant general secretary of NAPO, the union for family court and probation staff, labelled the move "short-sighted
It was short-sighted
of the Government two years ago to jeopardise the future of the institution, and no thanks to ministers that the university stepped in to provide a life-saving partnership.
"I am short-sighted
and I did feel different as a child.
A degree is not needed to imagine the damage such a short-sighted
attitude has done to countless individuals or the harm it causes the nation's economy.
The big question is whether this change will be one thatwe're proud to have been part of or one that will make our grandchildren curse us for being a bunch of greedy short-sighted
fools who ruined their river.
Let us hope and pray the school reorganisation committee will think again before taking this utterly foolish and short-sighted
Nothing could be more short-sighted
than an unseemly scramble to assemble the required signature support just three months before local elections.