THIS GUIDE WILL SHOW YOU HOW
Many people with chronic eye problems like glaucoma, diabetic eye disease, cataract, etc., experience numerous physical and emotional challenges such as fear, difficulty keeping up with treatment and more. These challenges if not appropriately managed, ultimately lead to vision loss and blindness.
Having a chronic eye problem, however, does not automatically sentence one to vision loss and blindness. There is a way to manage it and live well without losing your vision.
‘How not to go blind from chronic eye conditions’ is a practical self-management guide that shows people with chronic eye problems and those at risk of developing them how to overcome the challenges associated these conditions, manage their eye problems better and live a full life.
In this guide, Dr Rose, a trusted Eye Care and Protection Guide shares her professional knowledge, and experiences garnered from managing her eye condition and supporting her patients with theirs. This includes:
1. How to lay the right foundations for managing a chronic eye condition successfully.
2.Tips for using medications correctly and following treatment recommendations.
3. How to manage the challenges that arise in the course of treatment.
4. Tips for adopting lifestyle activities that make the best impact on vision.
5. How to find and use information from reputable sources.
6. Self-management best practices.
Your vision is key to living a balanced, productive and full life. Ensuring that your eye condition does not become an obstacle to achieving this is essential. This guide is the tool you need to make this a reality.
An Optometrist and Public Health Specialist, Dr Rose has spent the past 15 years providing health services in eye clinics and non-governmental organizations. She received her Doctor of Optometry degree at Abia State University, Uturu in 2005 and her Master of Public Health degree in 2009 from The University of Sheffield, UK.
Inspired by her eye health challenges, she founded Eyecare NG in 2018 to promote positive eye care behavior and help people with eye problems live well with their condition. A trusted eye care and protection guide, Dr Rose is known for her patient forums dedicated to educating patients and empowering them to deal with their eye health challenges.
Dr. Rose is currently the Managing Director of Kesona Eye Centre, an eye clinic based in Lagos. She is available on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter as the Eye Care and Protection Guide with ID @eyecarengonline.
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