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Vision App for iOS

'5 Reasons for Having an Eye Examination •You only have one pair of eyes. Once lost, your eyesight may never be replaced. •Unlike your teeth, your eyes do not usually hurt when there is something wrong. •The eye examination can pick up early signs of potentially blinding eye conditions, such as glaucoma. •The earlier a problem is detected the greater the chance of successful treatment. •Good vision means a better quality of life. Eyesight is one of our most valuable possessions. It allows us to see the people and things we love. It is a treasure that we need to protect. Vision loss is one of the top 10 disabilities in adults 18 years and older. Early stages of eye disease often have no apparent symptoms. So, even if you think you can see well, a regular eye exam is necessary to protect your... Show More


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