On June 20, when International Nystagmus Day is celebrated, it is necessary to find the essence of the phenomenon, and therapeutic measures to treat it. Awareness contributes to prompt response and proper diagnosis. Medicines have not been developed, but the sick have an opportunity to make their lives easier.
Charity Company Nystagmus Network started this holiday and the useful dissemination of data on this disease’s course. The foundation sponsors medical research aimed at creating a cure.
In the early stages of Nystagmus, monitoring and tracking of its progression is necessary.
- Conservative treatment gets results in exceptional cases.
- In most situations, doctors recommend surgery.
- Congenital pathologies are amenable to positive changes.
- Eye color and race have no effect on exposure to Nystagmus.
The cause of the disease may be a neurological disorder.
How to take part
Attend introductory talks and seminars under the guidance of competent specialists. This is especially relevant if you are planning to become a parent. Make a donation. Read the training materials, watch thematic videos. Collaborate with volunteers; create a fundraiser for the benefit of research into Nystagmus.
When is International Nystagmus Day celebrated in 2023?
International Nystagmus Day is observed on June 20 each year.