Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
149 Doctors are Online

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
Answers:  2 Views:  49
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
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
I find this answer helpful
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
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor