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Should children be tested for high cholesterol? Pediatric white blood cell disorders Rheumatoid arthritis: Protect your health with vaccines Low potassium (hypokalemia) Can arthritis pain medications be harmful?

Created by Dana Sparks

Tuesday Q & A: Child with glasses should have regular eye exams to keep prescription up to date

DEAR MAYO CLINIC: My 11-year-old began wearing glasses for nearsightedness when he was 7. Since then his prescription has gotten steadily worse. He has needed new glasses about every eight to ten months. His optometrist says this is not uncommon. But I’m worried. Is there an age a child’s eyesight [...]

Created by lizatorborg

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