My priorities have changed
My family wasn’t as understanding about my as I’d hoped. That’s maybe because an eye disease isn’t something other people can see and understand, like a broken leg or something. I feel like there’s a huge difference between experiencing an eye condition yourself and only knowing about it in theory.
My priorities in life changed after the . I used to think my career was really important and I worked a lot. The made me think differently about myself and how I want to live my life.
I used to play tennis and go jogging in my spare time. I couldn’t really do that anymore with the . I've started doing other types of activities instead, like less intensive forms of Nordic Walking and strength exercises. Staying active was really important for me! Then later I started doing a lot of things to help me relax, like yoga, meditation, breathing exercises, etc. That really helps.