Your Eyes And What You May Not Know About Them0
Until you experience problems with your eyes, such as glaucoma, cataracts, or having to wear glasses or contact lenses, it can be easy to take them for granted. They may be small, but your eyes work incredibly hard for you every day, providing a plethora of information about the environment around you. But how much do you really know about those tiny little organs that sit in your head?
Facts About Your Eyes
Paul Gill Opticians have put together a handy infographic that details 18 interesting and eye-opening facts and stats about eyes that you may or may not know. For example, did you know that every single person who has blue eyes shares a common ancestor somewhere along the timeline? Or how about the fact that during an average lifetime your eyes will see around 24 million different images?
You can find more amazing facts about your peepers in the infographic below, along with some great tips for taking care of your eyes and ensuring they stay healthy and serve you well! For example, if you work with computer screens you should take regular breaks to prevent eye strain; and be sure to snack on fruits and vegetables to ensure your eyes get the vitamins and minerals they need in order to function optimally.