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How do I manage my amblyopia on a daily basis?

How you manage your amblyopia will depend on the severity of the condition. For many, wearing glasses or contacts can correct vision and allow for normal functioning. For others, placing eye drops in or an eye patch over the stronger eye for a few hours each day will treat the condition. As it blurs or blocks vision in the stronger eye it may prove more bothersome to regular functioning.

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