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Will over-the-counter reading computer glasses help reduce eye strain during reading?

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Dr. David Kira
Ophthalmology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

For people with presbyopia (difficulty with focusing closely), readers can work wonders.
What they cannot address however are differences in focus between the eyes or astigmatism. For many people however, otc readers work great and are inexpensive. For the ultimate clarity, see your ophthalmologist and try some custom glasses.

In brief: Yes

For people with presbyopia (difficulty with focusing closely), readers can work wonders.
What they cannot address however are differences in focus between the eyes or astigmatism. For many people however, otc readers work great and are inexpensive. For the ultimate clarity, see your ophthalmologist and try some custom glasses.
Dr. David Kira
Dr. David Kira
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Dr. Robert Chang
Ophthalmology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

They work best if you have no underlying refractive error or any cataract.
Best to have someone check both eyes to see if you need custom bifocals or not.

In brief: Yes

They work best if you have no underlying refractive error or any cataract.
Best to have someone check both eyes to see if you need custom bifocals or not.
Dr. Robert Chang
Dr. Robert Chang
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