The answer? Three quarters of people would rather take the pay cut. This is just one of the eye opening statistics uncovered in the ‘Barometer of Global Eye Health’ a new global survey released by Bausch + Lomb.
What can you do to keep your eyes healthy?
Getting regular eye exams is the first thing to do. Unfortunately, one of the reasons not enough people are getting regular eye exams seems to be lack of awareness about the connection between eye health and overall health. That’s because the eyes are the one organ where the health of a person’s veins and arteries can be easily seen, allowing eye care professionals to detect signs of more than 150 diseases, such as diabetes, high-cholesterol and hypertension, years before anyone displays other symptoms.
Show your eyes you love them – book an appointment with your eye care professional today