In the fight against visual impairment
and blindness, the Florida Lions
Eye Bank recovers, processes and
distributes ocular tissue for
sight-saving surgery. It provides
eye tissue and funding for ophthalmic
research and training and operates
a pathology lab to assist with
patient diagnosis and treatment.
It also provides professional
and community education to promote
Love Your Eyes to Protect Against Macular Degeneration
To help raise awareness of AMD as Valentine’s Day approaches next month, the American Academy of Ophthalmology is reminding seniors to take better care of their eyes and protect themselves from AMD-related blindness.