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25 Jul 2006

Glasses - at what age ?
My wife and I have both had Lasik done to our eyes.
I fear my daughter has myopia as well. She is nearly five years old. Is it advisable for her to wear glasses at this age.
Kind regards
Dallas
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CyberDoc
cyberdoc

01 Jan 0001

Dear Dallas
Please have her eyes tested at a optometrist - yes they can definitely wear glasses from a very small age. It is important for a developing child to see properly as this is the way they learn new things and also learn social skills.
Not giving her glasses will not make her eyes improve. When they get to teenager stage they can wear contact lenses and in their 20's they can go for lasik.
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