Glaucoma pertains to a group of diseases that results in damaged optic nerves, leading to blindness. Family eye care provider Vision Care Plus shares a few important things about glaucoma, which may be helpful to you, your friends and your loved ones.
The eye care doctors at Vision Care Plus wants to spread awareness about glaucoma this month in observance of National Glaucoma Awareness Month. Glaucoma can cause irreversible blindness and is sometimes called “the thief of sight” because as much as 40% of a patient’s vision can be lost without the patient realizing it. Learn more about this disease below.