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Are my reading glasses making my eyes worse?

presbyopia2 Are my reading glasses making my eyes worse? Short answer- NoAlthough we don’t know the exact mechanism by which humans have a decreased ability to focus up close as we get older (a process called presbyopia), the fact remains that it will happen to all of us.The leading theory of...
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How Much Should I Pay Out of Pocket for Premium Cataract Surgery?

paying for premium cataract surgery How Much Should I Pay Out of Pocket for Premium Cataract Surgery This is the third installment of a three-part series. In the first installment “Why do I have to pay extra for cataract surgery?” I addressed the reasons why there are now optional parts of cataract surgery for which...
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Why Do I Have to Pay Out of Pocket for Cataract Surgery?

premium cataract surgery Why Do I have to Pay Out of Pocket for Cataract Surgery? You’ve been diagnosed with a cataract and you’ve been told you should have cataract surgery. The surgeon is also telling you that you should consider paying extra out of pocket it for it. Where did this come from?...
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Over 40 and can't read with my contacts, what can I do? UPDATED

Reading_with_contacts_over-40 Over 40 and Wearing Contacts by Jonathan Gerard O.D. The population is getting older. People are living longer, and the demand for those looking for solutions to their reading problems with contact lenses is growing.  Presbyopia is the diminished ability of the natural lens in our eyes to focus up...
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