We all experience eye floaters and flashes from time to time, but when do they go from a random appearance to something you should be concerned about? Floaters and flashes are a normal part of life and only become more common as you get older, which means that experiencing more isn’t necessarily a cause for alarm. On the other hand, a sudden increase in them may point to a serious problem with your eye health.
To help you gain a better understanding of eye floaters and flashes, we’ll look at:
- When to see a doctor
- What are eye floaters?
- What are eye flashes?
- Risk factors of eye floaters and flashes
- Your comprehensive eye exam