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What equipment adaptations are available for late adult onset myopia?

There are a variety of adaptations and equipment that may help you when you have late adult onset myopia. Household and recreational items with large print or that talk (such as clocks) are useful. Magnifying glasses or sheets are available to help you read or participate in favorite activities such as bingo. In addition, you can get magnifiers for your computer or increase the size of the text and controls to help you see better.

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