Glaucoma Lab

What is glaucoma?

Glaucoma is the 2nd leading cause of blindness in the world. It is a disease characterized by an increase in pressure in the eyeball that will damage the optic nerve and cause gradual vision loss.

Who is at risk for glaucoma?

According to the Glaucoma Research Foundation, everyone is at risk for developing glaucoma. Infants, young children, adults and senior citizens have been affected by this disease.

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