if with right medication
Would annual check ups be any help in catching these ailments early ?
visual perception lucid intercept dreaming awakening mid-term in-middle sensory reacts visual takes has dreams dreaming and awakening mid-term is called s.o.r nondairy-response
Experiences may be more strongly interfering visual perception in elderlies...?
Psychology - Old age continued
Old age continued
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Another condition which occurs most frequently in people over the age of
40 is glaucoma.  Glaucoma is the name for a group of eye conditions in
which the optic nerve is damaged at the point where it leaves the eye.
Remember that this nerve carries information from the light sensitive
retina to the brain where it is perceived as a picture. The eye needs a
certain amount of pressure to keep the eyeball in shape however, if eye
pressure rises, the optic nerve comes under too much pressure and it can be
Age is a risk factor for It is uncommon below the age of 40 but affects
1% of people over this age and 5% over 65. The danger with chronic glaucoma
 is that the person's eye may seem perfectly normal. There is no pain
and their eyesight will seem to be unchanged. However their vision is being
damaged. The early loss in the field of vision is usually in the shape of
an arc, a little above and/or below the centre when looking straight ahead.
If the glaucoma is untreated, this blank area spreads both outwards and
inwards. Eventually it is like looking through a long tube hence it is
called 'tunnel vision'. In time even this sight would be lost.
better known as age-related long sightedness, affects the majority of
people in their 40's and almost everyone by the age of 55. It is a
condition in which the eye loses its ability to focus on near objects.
Presbyopia is a natural and unavoidable change which can cause blurred near
vision, eye fatigue and even headaches.
A sufferer of presbyopia or age-related long sightedness.
can also occur in the elderly. It is when the retina  separates from
the pigment caused by holes or tears in the retina, a tumour or fluid
pressure in the area. Apart from a sudden loss of vision, other early
symptoms could be light flashes or an unusual number of spots and floaters.
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