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High Caffeine Consumption May Be Associated With Increased Risk of Glaucoma

Consuming large amounts of daily caffeine may increase the risk of glaucoma more than three-fold for those with a genetic predisposition to higher eye pressure, according to an international multicenter study.

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NAEVR/AEVR Virtual Event: Glaucoma Clinical Practice and Research to Optimize Patient Outcomes

The Alliance for Eye and Vision Research has announced their World Glaucoma Week 2021 Congressional Briefing will be held virtually on Thursday, March 11. Learn how to participate.

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Glaucoma Research Foundation Announces $1.7 Million in 2021 Research Grants

Glaucoma Research Foundation (GRF) announced a total of $1.7 million in annual research grants to support 12 investigators at prestigious colleges and universities across the United States.

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January is Glaucoma Awareness Month

National Glaucoma Awareness Month is an important time to spread the word about this sight-stealing disease that affects more than 3 million people in the United States and 60 million worldwide.

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Glaucoma Research Foundation Releases Video Encouraging Patients to Visit Their Eye Doctor for the Care They Need During COVID-19 Pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic has presented many challenges including delayed eye doctor appointments. This video will discuss changes eye doctors have made to improve safety during every step of the office visit.

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Scientists Reverse Age-related Vision Loss and Glaucoma Damage in Mice

Researchers at Harvard Medical School have successfully reversed age-related vision loss in mice as well as eye damage stemming from a condition mimicking human glaucoma.

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GRF Joins National Coalition in Launching New scEYEnce Campaign

Glaucoma Research Foundation has joined a national coalition of 10 leading organizations called "scEYEnce" -- a media campaign that shines a spotlight on the benefits of vision research.

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Bascom Palmer Eye Institute Ranked Nation's No. 1 in Ophthalmology for 19th Time

Bascom Palmer Eye Institute of the University of Miami Health System has been ranked again as the nation's best in ophthalmology by U.S News & World Report.

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National Glaucoma Research Foundation Survey Reveals Glaucoma Patients' Experiences and Concerns During COVID-19 Pandemic

Findings from survey of more than 1,000 Americans suggest one-third lacked confidence that their disease was well-managed during early phase of lockdowns.

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Glaucoma Research Foundation Earns Highest Rating from Charity Navigator for Fourth Consecutive Year

Glaucoma Research Foundation's strong financial health and commitment to accountability and transparency have earned us a 4-star rating from Charity Navigator, America's largest independent charity evaluator.

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