See What HealthDay Can Do For You
Contact Us

An Eye for Intelligence

Near-sighted people have higher IQs

(HealthDayNews) -- Men seldom make passes ... at girls who wear glasses

Dorothy Parker wrote it, but never explained it. That's been left to the journal, Clinical Genetics, which reports that there's a link between nearsightedness and high intelligence.

All other factors being equal, nearsighted people routinely score eight points higher on IQ tests than non-myopic people.

Consumer News

HealthDay

HealthDay is the world’s largest syndicator of health news and content, and providers of custom health/medical content.

Consumer Health News

A health news feed, reviewing the latest and most topical health stories.

Professional News

A news feed for Health Care Professionals (HCPs), reviewing latest medical research and approvals.