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8 reasons why you shouldn’t ignore deteriorating vision


In this recently published article, Dr Andre Horak gives 8 reasons why you shouldn’t learn to live with less-than-optimal vision – especially when it comes to cataracts.

The reasons are:

  1. 80% of world blindness is avoidable
  2. Cataracts are the leading cause of visual impairment in Australia
  3. Frequent changes to your glasses prescription may be a sign of cataracts
  4. Difficulty distinguishing between similar colours is another sign of cataracts
  5. Deteriorating vision may be affecting your quality of life
  6. Even subtle deterioration in vision due to cataracts can be treated
  7. Cataract surgery is one of the most common surgical procedures performed around the world, including Australia
  8. The right time for surgery is different for everyone.

Read the full article here.

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