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Lois

Name:
Lois Freeman

Born:
Vancouver, B.C. July 13, 1950

Home:
Victoria, B.C.

Diagnosis:
Dry MD.

Eyes Affected:
Right Eye

Eye Color:
Blue

Age at Diagnosis:
49

Visual Acuity:
?

Treatment:
?

Current State of Vision:
Same as always except an annoying inability to close focus at a distance. Can't seem to see street names when driving as well as I should.

Family History:
None that I know of.

Impact on My Life:
Scary, especially after reading how dry can change to wet with no warning.... Haven't processed info really and haven't been to my doctor yet as we have been preparing for a wedding in our backyard. The optometrist told me about a month ago.

Positive Effects:
None.

Adaptations:

Working:
Professional caregiver.

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