As real life they say begins at forty, So does Presbyopia begin at forty.
WHAT IS PRESBYOPIA ?
This is a degenerative process in which the mirror in the eyes called the crystalline lens gradually loss its flexibility , thereby resulting to inability of the eyes to focus on near objects .
It gradually becomes noticeable in your early to mid-40s and continue to worsen until around age 65.
IS PRESBYOPIA A DISEASE ?
Presbyopia is not an eye disease ,just an aging process, some physiological changes synonymous to the aging process of your skin.
WHAT DO YOU EXPECT IN PRESBYOPIA ?
-You will experience blur when reading tiny prints i.e newspaper, magazine ,phone texts , at near i.e 40- 50cm.
- You seem to have some relief when you stretch hands farther on phone or book and position your head so steadily before you can read .
-You experience some bit of headaches , eye strain and visual fatigue which make near work less comfortable and more tiring.
-You need extra light to read prints at near.
WHAT IS THE REMEDY ?
Presbyopia just require you wear corrective lenses which can be in form of a single vision reading glasses , bifocal or multi focal lenses.
Your glasses will relax your two eyes and make reading so fun once again just like when you were ten.
CAN PRESBYOPIA BE PREVENTED ?
It is absolutely an inevitable part of aging process.
CAN PRESBYOPIA MAKE ONE GO BLIND.
No it doesn’t, rather your ability to focus on near objects get worsen with age.
So for your visual comfort and confidence , visit always at Jumay EYECARE CENTER Owerri Imo.
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