5 Steps to Help You!

Low Vision Helpers was designed to promote the 5 Steps to help you live with your low vision. Low Vision can be defined as any chronic visual deficit that impairs everyday functioning and is not correctable by ordinary eyeglasses or contact lenses. A visual impairment can be mild or moderate but also includes total blindness […]

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How many people have low vision?

According to the National Eye Institute (NEI), approximately 135 million people worldwide have low vision.  Low vision is a visual impairment, not correctable by standard glasses, contact lenses, medicine, or surgery, that interferes with a person’s ability to perform everyday activities.    

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