Silent thief of sight

Silent thief of sight As many as 60 million people suffer from glaucoma. This number is expected to increase to 80 million in the next two years mainly due to increase in the ageing population. One-sixth of them will be in India, say Surinder Pandav & Jagat Ram....

African-Americans with glaucoma

After cataracts, glaucoma is the leading cause of blindness in African Americans. Half of those with glaucoma don’t know they have it. Glaucoma strikes earlier and progresses faster in African Americans. The risk for glaucoma is 20% higher if glaucoma is in your...

MSU Researchers Develop Glaucoma

MSU Researchers Develop Glaucoma Monitoring Device By: SCOTT POHL Glaucoma is the second leading cause of blindness behind cataracts, but it’s treatable with early detection. Researchers at Michigan State University are developing a device that could help doctors...
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