You can help protect your vision! With early detection and timely treatment, vision loss can often be prevented.
Seek Regular, Thorough Eye Care: Vision changes and eye diseases can occur without symptoms. Don’t lose sight of Glaucoma, Diabetic Eye Disease, Age-related Macular Degeneration, Cataracts and others.
Eat Right: Choose vitamin-rich foods. Multi-vitamins can supplement diet.
Wear Proper Sunglasses: To guard against macular degeneration and cataracts.
Watch your medications: Drugs can affect your eyesight, causing permanent adverse effects. Keep you eye doctor informed of all of your medications.
Practice Eye Safety Habits: Use safety glasses as needed for sports, work, and home renovating. Follow contact lens instructions for wearing and caring as required.
Attend to your eye symptoms promptly: Be alert for blurred or distorted vision, pain in your eyes, flashes, headaches, eye pressure, double vision, or anything else that is unusual. Seek eye care without delay.