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Child to wear glasses. What care and precautions can be taken before hand?

Hi, my son is 3 years old and has been prescribed to wear -1.25 power glasses.. What will you suggest in order to keep his eyes healthy in future.. Any additional test to be done to check overall health of his eyes .. what care/precaution he neeeds to take.. Is it normally the case that kids with 3 yrs old having -1.25 power? Thanks, Vishal Tiwari
Asked On : Sun, 30 Sep 2012
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Ophthalmologist 's  Response
Many children are known to have myopia, nothing to worry.
My advice to your son are
He should wear glassess regularly, during all the time expect during sleeping, taking bath....
Should get eye examination done once in six months to find out changes in refractive error, which is known to occur rapidly in children
should take diet rich in vitamin A like green leafy vegetables...
Thank you
Answered: Thu, 25 Jul 2013
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