Most people have eye problems at one time or another. Some are minor and will go away on their own, or are easy to treat at home. Others need a specialists care. The eye disorders that need a specialist’s care can lead to serious problems. More than 4.2 million Americans are either legally blind or are with low vision. Some people are born with eye disorders and some develop eye disorders over time.
Below are 3 types of eye disorders. Choose one and write a 1 – 2 page essay. Include the following information in your essay.
How many people in the US has the eye disorder
The cause or risk factors
Symptoms/How does it effect a person’s visual perception
Important guidelines to follow:
Required font: Arial, 12 point
Required formatting: Double-spaced
Required length: 1 page (minimum)
When using outside sources (other than your textbook), you must use APA style to reference your source(s) at the end of your essay.
Types of Eye Disorder (Choose 1)