farsightedness


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Synonyms for farsightedness

unusual or creative discernment or perception

Synonyms for farsightedness

a reduced ability to focus on near objects caused by loss of elasticity of the crystalline lens after age 45

abnormal condition in which vision for distant objects is better than for near objects

seeing ahead

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Common vision problems include nearsightedness, farsightedness, and astigmatism, which results in blurred vision in all directions.
farsightedness. They prayed to Allah the Almighty to grant His Majesty the Sultan a long life and welfare.
Novartis explained that the setback was due to a 'very technically complex process' and that the two companies were 'learning as [they] go along.' Novartis and its partner is currently developing contact lenses that can monitor blood sugar levels and ones that autofocus to address farsightedness. Given how little space contact lenses can afford for advanced technology to be embedded in it, the setbacks are not surprising.
In addition to the cataract business, AMO has advanced laser vision technologies designed to enhance surgeon productivity and correct nearsightedness, farsightedness, and astigmatism.
Based in part on the established Bates Method of eyesight improvement and in part on his own professional and personal discoveries, Meir Schneider's pioneering approach has helped thousands of people successfully treat a host of eye problems, including near- and farsightedness, astigmatism, lazy eye, double vision, glaucoma, cataracts, macular degeneration, retinal detachment, retinitis pigmentosa, and nystagmus.
For its part, the Ministry of Education presented to the National transformation Program, a number of (36) initiatives for the development of education in its different stages, regulations and entities, including the development of foreign scholarships program and improvement of its operational efficiency with a budget of SR 48 million, according to a national strategy in line with the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia's Vision 2030, confirming the farsightedness the wise leadership enjoys in supporting this nation's citizens as they are the real wealth upon whom a bright future for the country will be built.
Children with uncorrected farsightedness lose ground on reading skills before they ever start first grade, a study in Ophthalmology has found.
Untreated farsightedness in preschool children--a condition that affects up-close vision--is associated with significantly worse early literacy scores, found a study published in January in the journal Ophthalmology.
When diagnosed in young children, moderate and high farsightedness can be easily corrected with spectacles.
Gen Mattis, Gen Sir Graeme Lamb and Mr Pienaar admired Bahrain's progress, which, they said, reflects the farsightedness of the government.
SROMAGAR -- Terming the recent statement of Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Shaireif wherein he said Pakistan wants solution of Kashmir and outstanding issues through peaceful negotiations as a reflection of seriousness and political farsightedness, Hurriyat (M) spokesman stated that Indian leadership should shun intransigence and for the sake of peace and stability of the region should respond to the offer of Sharief positively and in a constructive way.
This operating principle -- of inducting young minds into the process of nation-building -- is yet another example of UAE's farsightedness.
"The Islamic Republic of Iran, as a friend and neighbor of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, welcomes the establishment of the National Unity Government there, which is a sigh of farsightedness of the (Afghan) leaders," added the Iranian president in his felicitation message to his Afghan counterpart.
It requires farsightedness, dedication, compassion and a big heart.