Dry eye gains importance

Dry eye gains importance in glaucoma care New treatments and greater awareness are making dry eye an even more important part of glaucoma care, according to Richard Lewis, MD, of Sacramento Eye Consultants. “The treatment has really improved,” said Dr. Lewis at the...

Number of glaucoma cases

Number of glaucoma cases projected to increase Glaucoma, commonly referred to as the “sneak thief of sight,” currently affects nearly three million people ages 40 and older, according to the Prevent Blindness report, “Future of Vision: Forecasting...

January is Glaucoma Awareness Month

January is Glaucoma Awareness Month – GRF shares information about sight-stealing disease January is National Glaucoma Awareness Month, an important time to spread the word about this sight-stealing disease. Currently, more than 3 million people in the United...

6 Nutrients Your Eyes

6 Nutrients Your Eyes Want You To Get More Of By: KASANDRA BRABAW We hate to break it to you, but eating enough carrots to turn your skin orange isn’t going to help you see in the dark; it’s just a myth. In fact, eating carrots likely won’t improve...

World's smallest medical implant

World’s smallest medical implant helps treat glaucoma By Jay Crandall MESA, AZ (KPHO/KTVK) – As an avid tennis player, Joe Morton says he started to notice something was wrong about three years ago. “All of the sudden I kept getting hit by tennis...
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