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Glaucoma Medications and their Side Effects

A variety of options are available to treat glaucoma. These include eye drops, laser procedures, and surgery. All are intended to decrease eye pressure and, thereby, protect the optic nerve.

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Saving Sight in Glaucoma: Why the Brain May Hold the Key

What causes vision loss in glaucoma? There are two common answers: the first is elevated ocular pressure, and the second is damage to the optic nerve.

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What Vitamins and Nutrients Will Help Prevent My Glaucoma from Worsening?

A recent study suggests that a diet that includes plenty of green, leafy vegetables may lower the risk of glaucoma.

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