People usually don't experience symptoms when they have an eye disease like macular degeneration or glaucoma. That's one of the primary reasons why it's essential to schedule regular, comprehensive eye exams.
Vision loss is not something that you feel until it happens.
Most people lose their vision from diseases like macular degeneration and glaucoma, not at birth.
Glaucoma is a leading cause of blindness among Hispanics and African Americans in the United States.
Eleven million people in the United States have macular degeneration.
So many eye disorders can be treated if caught early.
Make a plan today to get your eyes checked.
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This content was last updated on: July 1, 2015