Not sure if you or any of your loved ones have a cataract? You should be in the know of the signs and symptoms of having a cataract.
It is important to immediately identify the problem in terms of your eyes and vision to be able to proceed with a corresponding treatment and avoid further damage or complications.
Initially, cataracts start small and slow and only causes a little effect at the start. However, this drastically develops and causes more impact in daily activities upon progressing to another stage.
That’s why early prevention is indeed a must for you to avoid unfortunate circumstances wherein a cataract can cause further damage along the way.
Here are some key signs and symptoms to observe to have an idea if you probably have a cataract or not:
- Clouded or blurred vision
- Increased sensitivity to light and glare
- Increased difficulty in vision during night time
- Having the need for a brighter light when reading
- Constant changes in prescription of eyeglasses and contact lens
- Colors turn yellowish more often
If you happen to feel like you have several or most of these symptoms, there might be a good possibility that you have a cataract.
Despite having these signs and symptoms as a guide to know whether one has a cataract or not, it is still best to consult a doctor
Want to know if you have a cataract or not? Shinagawa is here to solve the problem and help you identify it through advanced examinations for your eyes.
For more information on how you can seek help for a possible cataract, contact our Patient Care Lines: (+632) 368 5238 l (+63) 917 862 7454 l (+63) 921 217 0517