A 43-year-old member asked:
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how do i know if my contact lens prescription bad enough to actually need contact lenses?

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Dr. Ron Jones
Dr. Ron Jones answered
44 years experience Family Medicine
Comparison: I am not an eye guy, but scientifically thinking, i would get another opinion, test your vision with contacts on and contacts off. Which is better ?
Answered on Nov 10, 2012

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