Studies show glaucoma patients have a higher risk of hypertension, diabetes, heart disease and
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Neovascular glaucoma is a rare form of glaucoma that can develop as a result
Diabetes affects more than 29 million Americans today. The most common type of diabetes
November is Diabetic Eye Disease Month, a time that we stop to evaluate how
A recent study published in the July issue of the journal Optometry and Vision Science
Diabetes affects almost 29 million Americans, or 9 percent of the U.S. population. This
We have all heard that exercise, eating a nutritious diet and not smoking are
Today, there are over 3 million Americans who have glaucoma, and that number is steadily increasing.
You may not be experiencing any complications with your vision, but that’s not a reason to put off your eye exam. Vision loss can happen gradually and is not always associated with pain or other symptoms, as is the case with glaucoma.
Most people think of glaucoma and diabetes as independent diseases with isolated lists of causes, symptoms and treatments. However, these seemingly disconnected conditions are actually quite intertwined.