Eye Conditions Personal Stories
Read personal stories about how others are living with their eye conditions. A number of eye conditions such as cataracts, glaucoma, macular degeneration, and retinitis pigmentosa are featured here, including personal interviews and videos with transcripts.
You will find stories about people from all walks of life including seniors with vision loss, eye care professionals, filmmakers, and business owners, to name just a few. Read, learn, and enjoy.
- Brian: Paying It Forward and Giving Back
Brian was 35 when he began losing his vision. It came on suddenly: first in one eye, then moving quickly to the other. At the time, Brian worked as a land surveyor. He was doing well and providing for his family. When he lost his vision, he lost his job too. But Brian refused to give up.
- New Glaucoma Research from the United Kingdom: Could a Glaucoma Treatment also Help Prevent Alzheimer's Disease?
by Maureen Duffy on 1/10/2017
- January Is National Glaucoma Awareness Month: Learn More About Glaucoma and Current Treatments
by Maureen Duffy on 1/3/2017
- Our Readers Want to Know: What Causes Floaters and Should I Be Worried About Them?
by Maureen Duffy on 8/29/2016