Do I have Presbyopia?
Does this sound familiar – As you got older you realised you could no longer see as clearly as you once did. Fast forward and your limbs don’t seem to be long enough to hold out that menu you used to read at arm’s length. You are starting to depend on those glasses, that you hate admitting you need to wear. You resent that they are always downstairs, upstairs, in the car or in your purse. You always had great vision and wonder how you ended up here!
…You very likely have Presbyopia.
Presbyopia is an age-related vision disorder that is considered a natural part of ageing. It affects the sight of 1.3 million Australians and sets o a cycle of “glasses on, glasses off, glasses on” as your prescription gets worse, and your lenses get thicker and thicker