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Will the number of the glass increase or decrease as my daughter grows ?

hi doc! my child is 11yrs old and her glasses num is 1.75 hi doc! my child is 11 years old and her glasses num is 1.75 is it dangerous and can the num decreace or increase with growing age
Asked On : Tue, 22 Feb 2011
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General & Family Physician 's  Response
Hi, welcome to HCM,
THe power increases with increasing age and it stbilises by 21 years. Give him good nutritious food rich in vit A like papayas, mangoes, green leafy vegetables. Avoid excessive straining of eyes.. Hope this answers your query..
Answered: Wed, 10 Aug 2011
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ENT Specialist Dr. Sumit Bhatti's  Response
1. Is her number the same in both eyes?
2. Does she have any astigmatism?
Answered: Wed, 10 Aug 2011
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