World Sight Day is today.
It’s an annual day of awareness held on the second Thursday of October, focusing on global attention on blindness and vision impairment.
2015 is the third year of the WHO0 Global Action Plan and the International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness (IAPB) have partnered for the international day.
The day encourages eye care for everyone. Experts recommend getting an eye exam, especially if you haven’t had one in a while.
News 11’s Max Tarlton will have a full report on KYMA’s early edition at 5:00 p.m.