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Out of sight:
Signs you might need an eye exam

Do you know how to tell if you need glasses?

One of the clearest signs that you might need glasses is the inability to read an actual sign. But there are many other clues that can reveal if your powers of observation are fading

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Did you know?

Roughly 60% of the world’s population requires vision correction, according to the Vision Impact Institute.1 That’s a lot of people, but the good news is 80% of all visual impairment can be avoided or corrected.

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The key to understanding the clues is fortunately not a mystery. It simply takes understanding the symptoms. Answer the following 10 questions to find out if it may be time to schedule an eye exam.

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Results

You may need glasses

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Ready to take the next step?

For some fun, challenge your eyes with these vision warm-ups from our friends at Pearle Vision- and then schedule your annual eye exam
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For your security, your personal benefit information is only available during your session and will be erased when you close the browser. ihttps://www.healthline.com/health/eye-health/sudden-blurred-vision iihttps://www.webmd.com/eye-health/night-vision-problems-halos-blurred-vision-night-blindness iiihttps://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/324004#potential-causes ivhttps://www.healthline.com/health/farsightedness#symptoms vhttps://www.webmd.com/eye-health/eye-fatigue-causes-symptoms-treatment#2 vihttps://www.verywellhealth.com/vision-and-headache-3422017 viihttps://www.webmd.com/eye-health/double-vision-diplopia-causes-symptoms-diagnosis-treatment viiihttps://www.healthline.com/health/kaleidoscope-vision#symptoms ixhttps://medlineplus.gov/ency/article/003029.htm xhttps://www.webmd.com/eye-health/eye-fatigue-causes-symptoms-treatment#2