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Swift Action Can Delay Progression of Glaucoma

Swift Action Can Delay Progression of Glaucoma

Did you know Glaucoma is the leading cause of irreversible blindness?

Did you know if diagnosed and treated immediately, there is a great chance of delaying the progression of this disease? 

Early detection is very important and allows the medical team to use various treatments to save patients’ remaining vision. One available treatment for glaucoma, that stops its progression, is lowering intraocular pressure, which is achieved mainly through the use of prescription eye drops. These drops must be used twice daily for the rest of the person’s life and are known to cause considerable local and systemic side effects. However, with some effort, it is possible to lower eye pressure naturally. Read more

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Glaucoma Basics

Did you know Glaucoma is the leading cause of irreversible blindness? Did you know if diagnosed and treated immediately, there is a great chance of delaying the progression of this disease?

Early detection is very important and allows the medical team to use various treatments to save patients’ remaining vision. Unfortunately, these treatments do not improve sight already lost from glaucoma. Open Angle Glaucoma is the most common form of the disease. Treatments for Open Angle Glaucoma can vary by patient and physician. Read more

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