We receive 90 percent of information through the organs of vision. Meanwhile, the number of diseases of the organs of vision is growing and now ranks third in the statistics of school diseases. About this issue Pravda. Ru spoke with a candidate of medical sciences, head of the children’s department of the MNTK eye surgery named after. Academician Fedorov, surgeon Ivan Osokin. Eye diseases are diseases of civilization – It is believed that eye diseases are diseases of civilization, the higher the civilization, the more vision problems. Is it so? Are we all supposed to be a little shortsighted? – In principle, the human organ of vision differs in that we are able to: