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    Posted by deann-r on December 28, 2021 at 11:00 am

    Watching the news the other day I heard about a new eyedrop that temporarily helps improve closeup vision. Then it was a feature story on a local variety show I watch Throughout my life I’ve never needed glasses. It’s the one area I lucked out with in the gene pool because most of my family has horrible vision. Now that I’m over 40 the need for cheaters is apparent. It’s such a pain though, needing to take them off and on all the time. Maybe I can do it with the Jaco but it’s still a process and I’m afraid I’ll poke my eye. Thinking about checking into the drops. Having clear closeup vision for up to 6 hours after putting in the drops, yes please. Worried about the cost though as I doubt insurance would cover it. Do you wear glasses? Are they difficult to manage? Would you consider the drops?

    lindsay-muench replied 1 year, 4 months ago 4 Members · 5 Replies
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  • kelly-miller

    December 28, 2021 at 12:51 pm

    The amazing solution of readers to me. I’m going to get my optometrist to prescribe them for me immediately! And the 12-days of Christmas cookies sound good on saltine crackers too!

    • deann-r

      December 28, 2021 at 9:48 pm

      Let me know if you do check into the drops! Oh, and that recipe is a good one. We’ve made it before.

  • sasha

    December 28, 2021 at 12:52 pm

    I wear glasses all day. The only issue is cleaning them, need to ask someone to do that 1-3 times per day.

    Also one possible issue is that they may fall off after some time, but wearing retainers like Wedgees and/or full size headphones prevents that. I guess adjusting the frame at the optician until it gets perfect may help too.

    • deann-r

      December 28, 2021 at 9:50 pm

      Dirty glasses are the worst. I struggle with that issue when I wear sunglasses.

  • lindsay-muench

    January 24, 2022 at 7:38 pm

    Lasik has been a lifesaver for me after wearing contacts for 16 years. Would definitely recommend it for anyone who is eligible.