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How do I care for someone with late adult onset myopia?

If someone you are caring for has late adult onset myopia, remember that it is important for them to wear their glasses or contact lenses. These will help them to see clearly objects that are far away. If the person states that objects are blurry or that they are experiencing headaches or other vision problems, it is time to visit the eye doctor.

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