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Jul 25, 2018
9 Things You Didn’t Know About Presbyopia (Up-Close Reading Vision Loss)

Do you need glasses to read and see close-up clearly? Then you might have an eye condition known as presbyopia, or up-close reading vision loss. If you’re new to this eye condition, then keep reading: this blog post looks over some things you maybe didn’t know about presbyopia (up-close reading vision loss).

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Jul 18, 2018
This actress simplified her life with LASIK

"Ever since I was a kid, I knew that I wanted to be an actor," says Amanda Brugel. Making her lifelong dream a reality hasn’t always been easy, and she’s had to work hard to get to where she is. But today, Amanda can proudly say that she’s doing what she loves for a living. In fact, her childhood self would be very proud of how far she’s come: Amanda’s built herself quite the successful career, appearing in both TV shows and movies in Canada and the United States.

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Jul 18, 2018
Before you visit the eye doctor, see what 20/20 vision actually means!

20/20 vision is often described as “perfect” eyesight—but it’s only a reflection of the sharpness or clarity of vision at that distance. Sometimes, people see well from a distance but have trouble with near vision (due to presbyopia or hyperopia, for example).

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Jul 18, 2018
This gold medalist treasures his Olympic eyesight!

Olympic athletes know that to perform their best, they’ve got to be at their best—mentally and physically. And when we say “physically,” we don’t just mean an athlete’s strength or endurance: it can also mean factors like their eyesight.

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Jul 16, 2018
11 Reasons Why You’ll Want to Say Farewell to Reading Glasses this Summer

Summer is a season of simplicity. It’s about doing less and relaxing more. So, if you’re somebody who relies on reading glasses to see close-up distances clearly, we can understand some of the frustrations you may be feeling—especially during these hot, hazy summer months.

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