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Farsightedness Symptoms & Diagnosis

Symptoms

Symptoms may include:

Myopia

  • Blurred vision of distant objects
  • Squinting
  • Eyestrain
  • Headaches

Hyperopia

  • Blurred vision of close and often distant objects
  • Need for more light while working
  • Eye fatigue
  • Headaches

Diagnosis

A vision specialist will ask about your symptoms and medical history. You will be given an eye exam and checked to see if prescription lenses will help improve your vision.

Please be aware that this information is provided to supplement the care provided by your physician. It is neither intended nor implied to be a substitute for professional medical advice. CALL YOUR HEALTHCARE PROVIDER IMMEDIATELY IF YOU THINK YOU MAY HAVE A MEDICAL EMERGENCY. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health provider prior to starting any new treatment or with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition. Copyright © 2019 EBSCO Publishing All rights reserved.

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