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Presbyopia is a Latin term for " old eyes ." However ,this condition begins in your late 20s and slowly causes symptoms of losing vision up close over time. Most people develop symptoms after age 35 that include eyestrain and blurry vision while reading. Often presbyopia causes people to push objects further away to view them clearly. The treatment for presbyopia includes glasses and contact lenses , advanced surgical procedures or laser procedures.

Reading glasses , bifocals trifocals ,or progressive multifocal blended lenses are all options to treat and correct presbyopia with glasses

Soft , rigid gas permeable or a combination of these materials can treat presbyopia with contact lenses . Many surgical and laser techniques are used to treat presbyopia with new technology developing every year for this emerging population.

As people reach their mid to late 40s, a condition called presbyopia can set in. Presbyopia is the inability to focus on objects near the eye. One usually notices that it is harder to read or use the computer. Wearing bifocals or reading glasses is a way to remedy this condition.

Presbyopia is a natural consequence of the aging process. There is no cure, though researchers are constantly looking for one. Even if a person has never had vision problems before, he or she can still develop presbyopia. While symptoms can present suddenly, presbyopia usually occurs over a long period of time. Symptoms include having to hold things at arm’s length to see them clearly, eye strain, fatigue and headaches from near work.

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