Jan 16, 2018 by Tony B.
Often times, we take our vision for granted and this is because we naturally have vision and we do not have to do anything to see – it just happens. Our vision allows us to move around and throughout every day life without wondering what is in front of us or behind us. But, if our home care services professionals were to ask you to think about the biological process of the eyes, would you know what to say? For many seniors, vision issues are worrisome.
Once a senior reaches age 60 or older, there are a number of eye diseases and conditions that can start to manifest themselves. The symptoms that are associated with these diseases and conditions may lie dormant for a while and this can mean that the disease or condition is able to progress. Home care services experts remind you that even though your loved one may think his or her vision is okay, it may be time to have an eye exam.
Below, we will cover four of the most common eye diseases that seniors need to worry about:
Home care services offered by the Comfort Keepers team will ensure that your loved one is well taken care of and that any and all eye problems are addressed by their optician in a timely manner. Call today to learn more about our services.