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Learn About Eye Health

Don’t take your eyes for granted! Learn how to take care of them, get the facts about specific eye problems, and help others learn about healthy vision.

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Keep your eyes healthy

Got good vision? There’s a lot you can do to help keep it that way. Find out how you can protect your eyes, find an eye doctor, get help paying for eye care, and more. 

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Learn about eye conditions and diseases

Need information about a specific eye problem? Find out what causes it, how to treat it, and what you can do to prevent it.

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Help kids learn about eye health

NEI for Kids is full of resources just for kids (and their grown-ups) — including optical illusions, cool eye tricks, and our “Ask a Scientist” videos.

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Promote eye health in your community

Use our tools and resources to educate your community about eye health and safety. We’ve got fact sheets, posters, articles, and more.

Last updated: June 1, 2021