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This web site is about preventing loss of sight from Detached Retina


The Following Web Sites Are Sources of Information About Eye
Ailments and Preventive Measures

Prevent Blindness America
One of the oldest non-profit organizations dedicate to the prevention of eye diseases. Fund research in disease prevention and treatment. Have a vision screening program for children and adults performed by volunteers. Privately funded non profit organization.

The National Eye Institute
Part of the National Institutes of Health. Fund clinical trials of new treatments and preventive measures. Public information  section with excellent illustrations. Training program for eye care professionals. Click here for NEI Detached Retina Resource Guide

American Academy of Ophthalmology
Good explanations and illustrations of common eye ailments. Service to help patients find an Ophthalmologist.

Best Eye Hospitals
From U.S. News and World Reports
Select the Retinal Diseases forum and direct your questions to a Retinal Surgeon

Link to "Find an Eye M.D." Utility on AAO Web Site  AAO is American Academy of Ophthalmology

Find a Eye Specialist in the UK - link to (U.K. medical specialist database)

Another Detached Retina Patients Website
Another website about one persons experience with a Detached Retina and information about symptoms etc.

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