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Is presbyopia serious?

Presbyopia is not very serious. It happens to almost everyone. For people who already have vision problems, presbyopia can create somewhat complicated needs for eyeglasses. In general, it can also cause headaches and strain until corrected. However, it is not indicative of some more serious underlying problem.

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