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GRF Blog

This is the place for the latest information about our work here at Glaucoma Research Foundation and for current events in the world of eye health. All breakthroughs and insights are made possible through the dedication of researchers, and through the continued financial support and active involvement of the community.

GRF Blog

This is the place for the latest information about our work here at Glaucoma Research Foundation and for current events in the world of eye health. All breakthroughs and insights are made possible through the dedication of researchers, and through the continued financial support and active involvement of the community.

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Eye Anatomy

To understand glaucoma, it is important to have an idea of how the eye works and the different parts of the eye.

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Childhood Glaucoma

Childhood glaucoma is a rare condition that may be inherited, caused by incorrect development of the eye’s drainage system before birth.

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Cataracts and Glaucoma

Both cataracts and glaucoma can be a natural part of the aging process. Many people over 60 may have both.

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African Americans and Glaucoma

After cataracts, glaucoma is the leading cause of blindness in African Americans. Half of those with glaucoma don’t know they have it.

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