TV viewing linked to adult violence 28 March By Alison Motluk Watching just one hour of television a day can make a person more violent towards others, according to a year study. In some circumstances, TV watching increases the risk of violence by five times. The new research indicates the effect is seen not just in children, as has been suggested before, but in adults as well. Watch an hour of prime time TV, and you will probably witness three to five violent acts.
Abstract purpose. To describe the variation in ocular biometry in adult Chinese individuals in Singapore. This study was a population-based, cross-sectional survey of adult Chinese persons aged 40 to 81 years residing in Tanjong Pagar district, Singapore. Corneal curvature CC and noncycloplegic refraction were measured with an autorefractor, with refraction further refined subjectively. A total of subjects were eligible for the survey, of whom Biometric and refraction data were available for CCs did not vary significantly with age.