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... I just had my eye exam. 48 years old and reading is becoming more difficult. Distance vision is also starting to go. Eye doctor wanted to prescribe bifocal glasses. I wanted contacts. ... (3 replies)
... They do make soft lenses for astigmatism. The problem with contacts when you need correction for reading the correction causes distortion in the distance vision. ... (3 replies)
... If you only need a .25 distance correction, you can get by without it. I never wore a contact nor glasses till it went to .50. However, you should be able to at least get a contact prescription from him and get it filled elsewhere. ... (3 replies)

... I would think at some point if you can't get correction it would have to be covered? ... (10 replies)
... I have not had a good prescription for my eyes in 10 years. I have sever astigmatism and far sighted. When I did have good glasses and contacts the lenses were gas permeable and for the glasses I had progressive lenses verses a bifocal. I have a eye appointment this week. ... (10 replies)
... I've noticed since I stopped wearing the contacts that the glasses I am wearing are improving compared to how they were when I first started wearing them and not the contacts. ... (6 replies)
... to worry about. I completely understand how nerve wrecking it can be especially if you see a needle coming toward you. Be sure to mention this to your surgeon and may be a relaxant can be given to you prior to surgery. ... (6 replies)
... I should have been more specific. Yes, there will be a lens placed in the eye and it's a specialized one for astigmatism. This place specializes in this and I've been told the worst part about it is the initial injection. ... (6 replies)
... I can certainly sympathize with you. I wish I could paint you a pretty picture and tell you that everything is going to be OK. ... (19 replies)
... Helpsomeone...I've been searching the web for answers and you are the first person I've found that has had almost the exact same experience...I'm 6 weeks out after surgery on one eye.. ... (19 replies)
... The only thing wrong with my vision is that I have astigmatism in both my eyes which is causes my distance vision to get a bit blurry, though things close up are still fairly sharp. ... (4 replies)
... Pts79, I'm guessing that you are in your 40's, and you're mildly nearsighted. ... (3 replies)
... I'm a new aging member with a question about progressive lenses. I have problems with distance and intermediate vision, mild astigmatism, and also I have double vision at distance. I have absolutely no problem reading without glasses. ... (9 replies)
... I explained that I just can't see anymore, that my eyes ache and I feel fatigue every day. I have difficulty reading as my eyes burn and I just plain can't see. ... (1 replies)
... true. It would, however, help to know what your glasses Rx is. ... (1 replies)
... I am having problems with my recent contact lens prescription for near sightedness. I have worn contacts before and have not experienced problems with them in the past. I had my yearly exam done and decided to go with the 30 day lenses. ... (1 replies)
... like a minus one in one eye and a minus .5 in the other, with a plus 1 in one eye for reading and computer, and the other eye less but with astigmatism correction. ... (8 replies)
... so I assumed the glasses were for distance. ... (5 replies)
... So there is some confusion here when you speak of wanting clearer distance vision. In my opinion, and I'm no expert, the astigmatism correction should improve your overall vision and be more than just reading glasses. ... (5 replies)
... years ago. I had 0. 25 in error on one eye, and 0.5 on the other. I believe I also had astigmatism on one eye. ... (1 replies)


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