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Can presbyopia be prevented?

Presbyopia cannot really be prevented. It happens to almost everyone between the ages of 40 and 60. However, there are some things you can do to reduce the severity of vision loss. Using good lighting, wearing UV-protected sunglasses, and getting your eyes checked regularly are all important.

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