Published on June 7, 2016
Does your eye sight change with age?: Does your eye sight change with age ? Slide2: If you look at any eye clinic in Dubai you tend to see more elderly patients than young. This has raised concern that the elderly will be at risk of an eye condition. As with all things in life, change is unavoidable when it comes to health related factors as well. Many of the best lasik treatment in Dubai are sought after by the elderly population who are in need of cataract surgery in Dubai at one time or the other. Deterioration with age is inevitable : Deterioration with age is inevitable While proper eye care can help towards maintaining your vision without much deterioration with age, but some level of deterioration is to be expected. Opticians recommend regular check-ups to monitor eye conditions and will also be able to advice you on preventative steps towards any possible eye conditions and early treatment methods. Never delay regular eye check ups: Never delay regular eye check ups It is not advised to delay regular eye check-ups or to wait till an eye condition worsens to visit the eye clinic as it can lead to more expensive and uncomfortable procedures if the vision is greatly affected. Treatments in the early stages are comparatively far easier for the patient. Cataracts in Dubai are one of the most common eye conditions that can be treated easily if diagnosed early. Always take care of your eyes at a younger age: Always take care of your eyes at a younger age Our vision in the first 3 decades of our life will be at its best. Any common eye conditions at this age are also easily treatable with corrective glasses or lenses as the eyes are very healthy in the early years. It is best to start taking care of the eyes from these early days by protecting it from various hazardous conditions. Protection is important : Protection is important Cigarette Smoke, UV Rays and long strain to the eyes can all lead to macular degeneration as we age. Sunglasses can help towards protecting your eyes from environmental hazards and by eating healthy and avoiding hazardous environments and smoke can help to preserve the eyes in their best possible condition for many years to come. It is common to experience vision difficulties after 40 years of age.: It is common to experience vision difficulties after 40 years of age. By the time we reach the age of 40 – 50, it is common to start experiencing difficulties in carrying out simple tasks like reading and working at the computer. The eye lenses tend to start hardening by this age which affects the ability to focus on items as well as it was able to in the early years. As the years pass on various other eye conditions including cataracts and glaucoma will be experienced.