Age is a risk factor for your eyes

ceojosAt 40 years

An annual review is key to prevention.
The presbyopia is an example of how our vision can begin to be influenced by the aging of some ocular structures, such as the crystalline lens, our natural lens, which begins to lose elasticity and accommodation.
In addition, at this stage some serious eye diseases related to aging can begin to onset, such as glaucoma or age related macular degeneration AMD or other diseases such as diabetic retinopathy.

At 60 years

17% of the population is over 65 years and it is estimated that this figure will double by 2050.

From 60 or 65 years of age, preventive measures to make an early diagnosis of diseases that do not produce symptoms in early stages, and can only be detected in an ophthalmologic examination, such as conditions that cause blindness age associated maculopathy, glaucoma and diabetic retinopathy.
The most prevalent age related disease is cataract. Other diseases such as glaucoma or macular degeneration (AMD) are among the leading causes of blindness, but if treated early, can be controlled and prevent them produce a decisive influence on our daily activities.