Think for a moment of all the things that you do on a daily basis that require good eyesight—making meals, driving to work or to run errands, checking your email, counting money or watching television. Since proper eyesight is so important to everything we do, being proactive with prevention and not overlooking problems as they develop is a must. Just like working to maintain a healthy weight, taking care of your eyesight can also become part of your daily routine. Marian Macsai, MD, Ophthalmologist at NorthShore, offers these quick tips on how you can protect your eyes and maintain vision health:
What do you currently do to protect your eyes and maintain healthy vision? Do you know your family’s eye health history?