It is advised to have regular health checks and screenings as prevention is always better than cure. Discovery Vitality Members at the age of 40 and above qualify to boost their Vitality Status by earning extra Vitality points for doing a glaucoma screening.
Early detection, through regular and thorough eye exams, is the key to protect your vision from damage caused by glaucoma. Glaucoma is a condition that is known to increase the pressure inside the eye that causes damage to the eye’s optic nerve. If left untreated, permanent loss of vision will occur. It is therefore highly recommended that all men and women over the age of 40 undertakes a glaucoma screening regularly.