Reading with Contacts When Your Arms Are No Longer Long Enough

Age related changes in the internal lens of the eye reduce the ability to focus the eyes close enough to read comfortably.  This change, occurring usually in the 4th decade, is called presbyopia and is often the topic of impolite birthday cards and gag gifts.  However, despite the inconvenient nature of this change in life style several options are available to allow us to read comfortably and conveniently without losing the benefits of contact lens wear. Reading Glasses over Contacts Simple reading glasses, worn over the contacts will enable you to read clearly and comfortably with the closest-to-natural...
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