In this section we have information on the five most common.
Age-related macular degeneration is an eye condition resulting in the loss of central vision.
Diabetic retinopathy is a common complication with eye sight which is due to the condition diabetes.
Retinitis pigmentosa refers to a group of hereditary eye disorders which affect the retina.
A cataract is an eye condition where the lens part of the eye becomes clouded.
Glaucoma is an eye condition where the optic nerve is damaged leading to sight loss. In the UK, glaucoma affects two in 100 people over the age of 40.