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Eye exercises and diet for reducing power - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Practicing since : 2004
Answered : 40 Questions
User :   Hi..
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you
User :   Can I discuss Eye related issues with you?
Doctor :   s
User :   I have power of -0.75 Do I have to use glasses all the time?
Doctor :   Yes
Doctor :   You can opt for Lasik surgery too
User :   Can I reduce the power by doing eye exercise? How effective is that?
User :   and having Vitamin A enriched foods//
Doctor :   They really dont help much
Doctor :   keep using the glasses
Doctor :   the eye exercises and diet will help in not increasing the power
User :   Whihc foods are advised to have?
Doctor :   Vitamin A rich
User :   like?
Doctor :   with dark green
Doctor :   vegetables
Doctor :   and any dark color fruits
Doctor :   are good for eye
User :   ok.... I heard that lasik surgery has side effects few years down the line?
User :   it causes various problems later?
Doctor :   No that is a misconception
Doctor :   It should be done by good technology and skill of the surgeon
User :   How whcih it would cost?
Doctor :   First you have to see the eye surgion to see whether you are suitable or not
Doctor :   he measures the corneal thickness
Doctor :   with tachymeter
Doctor :   then assesses the benefits
User :   oh ok...
User :   I am getting head ache if wear spects too long...
User :   Wht is the reason for that?
Doctor :   Then there should be a change of power
Doctor :   or the glasses are substandard
User :   ok.....Thanks...
Doctor :   Please fill the feedback form while I type the information you needed.
Doctor :   If you wish, we can fix up your appointment with a doctor in your area.
Doctor :   for a good lasik surgeon
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting Health care magic. Bye for now. Please refer your friends to our service
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