An eye on glaucoma drugs

An eye on glaucoma drugs Two recent drugs have opened new treatment opportunities for this common eye disease. Published: August, 2018 Glaucoma is a leading cause of blindness in people over age 60, and it’s estimated that the number of new cases will more than...

Gel Stents: Future of Glaucoma

Gel Stents: Future of Glaucoma Greatness starts with a clear vision of the future. So, when life gets blurry adjust your focus or maybe book an appointment with your nearest ophthalmologist as it might indicate the onset of glaucoma. By: William Armstrong It is said...

GENES THAT MAY PREDICT

New Research GENES THAT MAY PREDICT GLAUCOMA RISK PINPOINTED BY RESEARCHERS New research could set the foundations for genetic-based screening of glaucoma by Selina Powell Scientists from King’s College London, University College London, Massachusetts Eye and Ear and...

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....
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