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My age +54 years, using spectacles during reading newspaper only and no problems w r t reading long-distance. Whats exercise, diet and protection prevention requires to improve short distance whereas long distances eyesight is OK.

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Hello 1. Everyone needs glasses for near after age of 40/yrs. This is presbyopia and it is normal aging phenomenon 2. There is no cure for that 3. Use glasses for near.
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