Is being nearsighted a bad thing?

Answer On One Hand: It May Be Progressive and UntreatableNearsightedness, or myopia, is a condition that renders a person incapable of seeing distant objects clearly. Myopia is progressive and usually--bu... Read More »

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What does being nearsighted mean?

People who are nearsighted can see objects directly in front of them but have problems seeing objects at a distance. Eye doctors usually will prescribe corrective lenses to alleviate the problem.So... Read More »

I am nearsighted in one eye and farsighted in the other?

1. Yes, you can get contacts for two different prescriptions. They come in little plastic trays, 1 lense to a package, so it's easy to get different ones. 2. Contacts for basketball is a great id... Read More »

I'm 15 and VERY i almost blind?

Blindness depends on whether you can see with correction. If you wear glasses that give you good vision, then you are not 'blind'. However, if your sight is not good, even with correction, then th... Read More »

Can you be farsighted and nearsighted at the same time?

Near and Far sightedness have to do with the lens focal positioning on the retina. You can't really be both in one single eye, but for example you can have near sightedness and astigmatism at the ... Read More »