Visual problems can be experienced from early childhood right through to late adulthood.
If you're concerned about your eyesight or your child's, it is important to organise an eye examination as soon as possible.
The most common vision problems include:
Longsightedness - difficulty seeing up close.
Shortsightedness - difficulty seeing in the distance.
The vision problems outlined above are not the only conditions that can affect vision, however, they are the most common. This information is provided as a reference only and should not be used in place of expert optometrist advice.
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