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What is Diabetic Retinopathy

I have just heard that one of my relatives who has diabetes has just be diagnosed with a vision problem called Diabetic Retinopathy, so I have done some research and here is a short explanation that may help you or someone you know. 455 more words

Technical

Eyes on eye disease: Glaucoma

Glaucoma (or “gloocoma” as many of my patients like to pronounce it) is one of the leading causes of irreversible vision loss in the world. In most cases, it produces no noticeable symptoms until the advanced stage when you suddenly realise you can’t see anything other than what’s right in front of you. 618 more words

Optometry

What is Glaucoma?

I have come to realise that glaucoma is a very poorly understood condition. Most people have heard of the disease, but few understand what it really is and how it can affect them. 503 more words

Eye Screening

What you Need to Know About Glaucoma

Glaucoma may be one of the biggest threats to the vision of those in home care in Potomac MD, but many still know very little about the condition. 43 more words

Expectations

As medical professionals we deal with people’s expectations on a day to day basis.  In today’s world, the patient feels, that any illness can be set right with either a medicine or a surgery and nothing is insurmountable. 950 more words

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What You Need to Know About Glaucoma

You may or may not be familiar with the degenerative condition that is glaucoma. Many people around the US don’t know much about glaucoma, what causes it, or what symptoms they should be on the lookout for. 35 more words