By middle age, the lenses in your eyes harden, becoming less flexible. Your eye muscles increasingly struggle to bend them to focus on this print. But a new form of training — brain retraining, really — may delay the inevitable age-related loss of close-range visual focus so that you will not need reading glasses.
"Training Your Brain So That You Don’t Need Reading Glasses" is from the March 27, 2017 Opinion section of The New York Times. It was written by Austin Frakt and narrated by Keith Sellon-Wright.