In our world today, it has been more and more common for people to experience different types of eye diseases. Of course, no matter how careful we are, we can never know how other people take care of themselves. With the pandemic today, we should understand and educate ourselves more about protecting ourselves from diseases as best as we can. This is not just limited to the usual things like flu, stomach bugs, or headaches. You should also take the time to take care of your eyes.
Our sense of sight is one important aspect of our body that we need to take care of. And we are really lucky to be born with perfect vision, unlike others who may be born with certain kinds of eye issues or diseases. This is why our parents or elders always reminds us to take good care of our health especially our eyes.
Our eyes can be considered as the most developed organs in our body. But we often neglect and forget how to take care of our eyes. Usually, we forget that prolonged exposure to computer screens and mobile phones may cause a negative effect on our eyes. But when we notice some vision problems one way or another, we will find any way just to be able to see again.
My grandmother is 85 years old, and she has a cataract. She had a scheduled operation for her eyes last April 1st, which was canceled due to the pandemic. Now, she had to live with the blurry left eye, during a mediocrely functioning right eye. I did not have it in my heart to put her in a home. That was what I promised my mother before she passed away three years ago. I told her that I would take care of Grams, and I have been not because of a promise. It was because I loved her dearly.
Attending the 2019 Health Conference made me realize how important health is. Most of the time, we often take this for granted, especially when we are doing okay at the moment. Eating healthy foods or maintaining healthy habits often just come across our mind whenever we encounter health troubles, right? Unless we are health buffs, I’m sure people can significantly benefit from attending health conferences like this. It would help us remind that health is among the most critical aspects of our life. That if being taken for granted, many things will be at stake.