World Sight Day 2017

This year’s call to action: Make Vision Count. According to the International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness, 4 out of 5 of the world’s blind are avoidably so. Avoidable blindness is can be either prevented or treated by cost effective means. The first step is to plan a comprehensive eye exam with your eye doctor. Secondly, know your family history of any eye diseases that run in the family to see if you are at risk and then thirdly,  contact your eye doctor immediately if any changes happen with your vision.

Below are some examples of the leading eye care issues that are causes blindness worldwide:


Spread the word about World Sight Day and remember Make Vision Count


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