A 44-year-old member asked:
how can i protect my eyesight from blindness?
1 doctor answer • 4 doctors weighed in
Ophthalmology 52 years experience
Regular check up: With no risk factors you only need to have an occasional eye examination. If you have eye disease in the family, have symptoms related to the eyes, or have certain systemic illnesses like diabetes, then you should be seen often. In addition a healthy lifestyle and diet, and protection of the eyes from injury can also add to the eye protection you seek.
Last updated Nov 3, 2015
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