Good vision is among one of the top concerns for many Singaporeans. In this new day and age, many of us are staring at screens for hours on end for work or leisure, we can't help it, that is just part of life right now. Long exposure to the sun outside also puts us at risk of harmful UV rays that can deteoriate our cornea over time.
A recent survey shows that blindness ranks third just after cancer and heart disease. Taking care of your eyes from an early age can significantly reduce your risk of developing eye diseases in future. Wearing sunglasses is one of the best ways of protecting your eyes when outside or after eye-surgeries. Below are some good tips on how to protect your vision brought to you by the SNEC (Singapore National Eye Centre).