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9/22/2017 12:11:25 AM
Posted: 3/5/2006 7:24:46 PM EDT
I started wearing glasses about 7 years ago and haven't been back to the eye doc since then. What's the normal amount of time to go before you need new glasses?
Link Posted: 3/5/2006 7:27:59 PM EDT
I already need a stronger prescription and I got mine in may 2005. But then I'm young.
Link Posted: 3/5/2006 7:28:24 PM EDT
How old are you?

Mine haven't changed in a couple years, but I'll probably need a new presrciption at my next checkup.
Link Posted: 3/5/2006 7:28:28 PM EDT
I got new glasses last fall, and the prescription hadn't really changed much from when I got my last 2 pairs... oldest being in 2000. I can still wear that old pair comfortably, aside from all the scratches on the lenses. Your eyes may vary... if it's been that long, I'd definitely spring for new glasses either way.
Link Posted: 3/5/2006 7:28:41 PM EDT
I think "they" recommend another check-up every 2 years.
Link Posted: 3/5/2006 9:47:31 PM EDT
Mine hasnt changed in ten years. Actually, about 15 years ago when I started wearing contacts, it improved after a few years from -2.25 in both eyes to -1.75
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