TITLE

World health group reports up to 80 percent of vision loss can can be avoided

PUB. DATE
May 1998
SOURCE
Jet;05/18/98, Vol. 93 Issue 25, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
States that visual loss can be avoided, according to reports from the World Health Organization. Suggestion of ten steps to help protect the eyes from aging, disease and injury; Reference to the importance of the polyunsaturated fat called docasahexaenoic acid; Information on symptoms for which medical advice should be seeked.
ACCESSION #
643656

 

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