In some cases color contrast recognition may even be lost. Stargardt’s disease causes patients to lose vision within the initial 20 years of their life. There are various ways treat or prevent Stargardt’s disease. According to research, introduction to bright light may influence retinal damage which starts with Stargardt’s disease. There may be no known treatment of Stargardt’s disease although people who have the illnesses are recommended to wear spectacles or sun glasses with ultra violet protection. The symptoms of Stargardt’s disease can be the following:

  • Distorted or blurry vision
  • An incapability to view things in low lighting and
  • A problem recognizing familiar faces

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