Eye Care

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Diseases of the Eye

Protect Your Vision

Protect Your Vision

Viewing colorful sunsets, taking in the sights of a new city, watching your kids grow older — your vision is one of your most precious senses. You only have one pair of eyes, and keeping them healthy should be a priority. Recognizing the symptoms of a vision problem early could prevent permanent damage or blindness. Don't take your sight for granted — learn how to spot the warning signs of these 14 diseases of the eye, and how to protect your vision.

By Andrea Craig. Published October 9, 2012. Andrea Craig is a freelance writer and editorial assistant at a national magazine in New York City.