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42 year old with a -0.75 eye prescription. Will i still need reading glasses at some point? Or will this level of myopia cancel it out?

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Dr. Matthew Goren
Ophthalmology
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In brief: You'll need them

Probably in another 4-5 years.

In brief: You'll need them

Probably in another 4-5 years.
Dr. Matthew Goren
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Dr. Tim Conrad
Ophthalmology

In brief: Will need glasses

This is not enough myopia to see well as you age.
You will need glasses at some point.

In brief: Will need glasses

This is not enough myopia to see well as you age.
You will need glasses at some point.
Dr. Tim Conrad
Dr. Tim Conrad
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