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Glaucoma Specialists Answer Your Questions

Glaucoma specialists answer questions about medications and surgery, diet and exercise, marijuana and other alternative treatments, correlations with other chronic health conditions, and more.

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Childhood Glaucoma: Questions and Answers

Childhood glaucoma occurs in one out of every 10,000 births in the United States. In most cases, childhood glaucoma is diagnosed by the age of six months, with 80% diagnosed in the first year of life.

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Q&A: New Medications for Glaucoma

In this “Questions and Answers” article, learn about new glaucoma medications available in 2019, how they’re different from existing treatments, and their potential side effects.

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Stem Cell Therapy for Glaucoma – Are We There Yet?

Stem cell therapies are getting headlines for their potential to cure diseases, including those that affect vision. But an important message is missing: stem cell therapies are not yet proven to be safe and effective for your eyes.

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