Celebrate World Keratoconus Day on November 10th!

World Keratoconus Day is dedicated to raising awareness for keratoconus (KC), as well as educating and advocating for those living with KC. It is sponsored by the National Keratoconus Foundation, an educational program of the Gavin Herbert Eye Institute.

Join us in bringing awareness to this sight-threatening disease.

Add Yourself to the NKCF’s Interactive World Keratoconus Day Map Add Yourself

Follow @livingwithkc on Instagram

#WorldKCDay

Join us and other members of the KC community to spread the word and celebrate World KC Day. Show your support of World KC Day by following @livingwithkc on Instagram. Share your story and help drive awareness of keratoconus by tagging your posts with #WorldKCDay.

Help Advocate for Keratoconus

  • Use the hashtag #WorldKCDay to share your story on social media
  • Add yourself to the NKCF’s Interactive World KC Day Map
  • Take a selfie or a picture that shows your perspective on KC and submit it to be shared on the NKCF’s World KC Gallery
  • Share your story via a guest blog. Contact us for a 30-minute interview.

Learn More Through Our Blog Feed

April 19, 2019 in KC Journeys

Keratoconus Journey: Dan

In his early teens, Dan first began noticing a minor change in his vision but assumed it was nothing serious, since it wasn’t affecting his daily life. His vision never impacted his studies…

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April 12, 2019 in Blog

Video Journal: One Woman Shares Her Cross-Linking Journey

Bekah was diagnosed with keratoconus when she was 36 after she failed her vision exam at the DMV. Similar to others who are diagnosed with this condition, Bekah didn’t know anyone who was living with keratoconus…

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April 5, 2019 in Blog

Sports Illustrated: Golden State Warrior Steph Curry Wears Contacts to Address Eye Condition

In April 2019, Stephen (Steph) Curry, an American professional basketball player for the Golden State Warriors, announced that he is living with keratoconus…

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Resource List

Following is a list of resources we have assembled for current or prospective patients and their families. If you have a specific medical question, it is best to consult your physician.

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