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Covid-19 and Eye Health

As the pandemic evolves, information continues to emerge about how coronavirus affects vision. We've collected articles about its impact on eye health. Learn more here.

PLEASE NOTE: This page and these articles do not constitute medical advice from GDABVI. Please consult your eye specialist for care of your own case.

Information from the American Academy of Ophthalmology for patients and providers about coronavirus and your eyes, procedures during a pandemic, and tips for staying healthy. Learn more here.

Download the AAO's patient guide.

The American Optometric Association's guide for patients during COVID-19. Learn more here.

Safe Eyes America shares information including urgent conditions when eye care shouldn't be ignored. Learn more here. 

How Covid-19 affects the eyes and vision:

  • "4 Ways COVID Leaves Its Mark on the Eye" from the American Academy of Ophthalmology. Learn more here

  • "COVID Can Cause Strange Eye and Ear Symptoms" from the Scientific American. Learn more here

  • "Can COVID-19 Cause Eye Infections and Other Eye Issues?" from Good Rx. Learn more here

  • "Severe COVID-19 Linked With Changes in Eyes" from WebMD. Learn more here

  • "Unusual COVID-19 symptoms: What are they?" from the Mayo Clinic. Learn more here

  • "Can COVID-19 Cause Blurry Vision?" from Healthline. Learn more here.