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Eyesight and age: Why does vision change with age?

Vision issues change with age. For children, myopia (nearsightedness) and astigmatism are primary concerns. In our 40s, we likely will need progressive lenses. In our 60s, cataracts are a major concerns. No matter what your age, find helpful answers to age-specific vision questions here.