When you are at age of 10, your eyes are soft and flexible. It becomes easy for an eye to change its shape very easily, and allows you to focus only on the objects far as well as close. After you cross 40, your lens tend to become more rigid, because it becomes really difficult for the lens to change its shape, as it use to do before, it becomes difficult to read at near distance. This normal condition is called as Presbyopia. At the age of 40 your eyes starts losing their aim. It may happen to overall 100% population during midlife. The "eye aging" is natural part and a signal that you are getting older and it mainly affects everyone.
It is a part of life. It can make you daily activities such as reading very challenging. But many thanks to the eye glasses, that can correct the impaired vision.
WHAT IS FARSIGHTEDNESS/ PRESBYOPIA?
WHAT CAUSES IT?
The common symptom occurs at the age of 40, for many people. The symptom basically includes a gradual deterioration in your ability to do your work or to read. Common symptoms include:-
WHAT CAUSES PRESBYOPIA?
WHAT ARE THE RISK ASSOCIATED WITH PRESBYOPIA?
- Low normal blood cells : Anaemia
- Cardiovascular disease
- If you find difficulty in looking at near objects than far ones
- An autoimmune disease that affects your spine and brain :multiple sclerosis
- Disorder affecting nerves and muscles :myasthenia gravis
- Eye disease
- insufficiency vascular, or low blood flow
If you notice any kind of change in your vision, there are chances that your retina may get damage very badly. Most people with nonproliferative retinopathy mostly have no symptoms. Even along with it people complaint of having no symptoms, that can be the dangerous form because, then it gets too late to treat them. Only for this reason you should examine your eyes with an eye care professional.
DIAGNOSIS OF PRESBYOPIA
Consult your eye specialist if you see any symptoms of presbyopia, even if you think that you are not experiencing it, and then also it is necessary to consult a doctor at an age of 40. As per the Academy of Ophthalmology people not suffering from any symptom should have their eye check-up at an age of 40. Presbyopia has tendency to be diagnosed as an integral part of a comprehensive eye examination. A typical eye exam includes test to evaluate your eyes for the presence of further diseases and vision disorders. Your pupils are dilated with the help of an eye drop, and the doctor can examine the insight of eye.