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Question:
Will wearing contacts for distance worsen my near vision?  

Answer:
No. As you enter the age of presbyopia or difficulty with accommodation (usually around the age of 40 to 45), it can become more difficult to focus on near objects.

Answered by: John Kitchens, MD Dr. John W. Kitchens

Categories: Vision Correction

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Answered: Jun 18, 2012

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