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Glaucoma and New Technology

Glaucoma detection is fast becoming a new science based on high-tech devices that analyze our vision in the greatest depth ever. The Vision Source office of Monument Vision Clinic in Monument, Colorado is leading the way in utilizing this high-tech science.
Glaucoma is an eye disease that can cause progressive loss of vision due to […]

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About Glaucoma

The American Optometric Association in collaboration with Pfizer is embarking on a “Glaucoma Patient Education Awareness Campaign” to help educate the American public, especially those at high risk for glaucoma. Glaucoma quietly and gradually diminishes sight which greatly reduces the quality of life for these Americans who suffer from this disease. This “thief of […]

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Glaucoma – The Silent Thief of Sight

What is glaucoma?

Glaucoma is a group of diseases that can damage the eye’s optic nerve and result in vision loss and blindness. Glaucoma occurs when the normal fluid pressure inside the eyes slowly rises. However, with early treatment, you can often protect your eyes against serious vision loss. Singer/Songwriter Ray Charles lost his vision […]

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Glaucoma

Glaucoma is sometimes called the Silent Thief of Sight. It is an eye condition in which the nerves of the retina are damaged. This damage is partially caused by increased pressure inside the eye due to inadequate drainage of the fluid normally produced inside the eye. Over time, this increased pressure damages the delicate retinal […]

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