The Centers for Disease Control estimates that 45 million people in the U. S. wear contact lenses; two-thirds of them are female.
Time is of the essence in the serious case of retina detachment. Patients who ignore symptoms may be endangering their eyesight permanently.
Our eyes have been called "the window to the soul. " It turns out they also are often a very effective window to our overall health.
Our eyesight allows us to take in the world around us —and the people, places and things that fill our lives. That’s all the more reason why eye health should not be taken for granted.