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Farsightedness – Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment

Farsightedness (hyperopia) is a common vision condition in which you can see objects in the distance clearly, but objects nearby may be blurry.

The degree of your farsightedness determines your focusing ability. People with severe farsightedness see clearly only objects a great distance away, while those with mild farsightedness may see clearly objects that are closer.

Farsightedness usually is present at birth and tends to run in families. A basic eye exam can confirm farsightedness. You can easily correct this condition with eyeglasses or contact lenses. Another treatment option is surgery.

Causes

Your eye has two parts that focus images: Continue reading Farsightedness – Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment