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astigmatism developing and worsening in adult, what to do?

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Dr. Alan Jackson
Addiction Medicine 30 years experience
Get a correction: Glasses or contact lenses. If you rub your eyes , stop. Astigmatism does not change much over time unless you rub your eyes a lot.

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