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March is National Eye Donor Month

Posted By Elizabeth Wilkinson On March 26, 2008 @ 2:14 pm In Headline News | No Comments

March is National Eye Donor Month, and Missourians are being urged to give the gift of sight to others. Eye tissue donated to an eye bank after a person’s death can be transplanted to help restore vision to those who have lost their sight.

Eye donor banks have been helping to restore eyesight through transplants since 1960, and the need for eye tissue has increased every year. More than 700,000

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