Glaucoma News and Research

Latest Glaucoma News and Research

Type 2 diabetes is associated with primary open angle glaucoma in women

Type 2 diabetes is associated with primary open angle glaucoma in women

Enter hospital at your peril!

Enter hospital at your peril!

Researchers discover naturally occurring growth factor that stimulates regeneration of injured nerve fibers in the central nervous system

Researchers discover naturally occurring growth factor that stimulates regeneration of injured nerve fibers in the central nervous system

Statins may improve circulation in the eye

Statins may improve circulation in the eye

Glaucoma set to reach 80 million by 2020

Glaucoma set to reach 80 million by 2020

Some patients with glaucoma have higher pressure at night

Some patients with glaucoma have higher pressure at night

Treating glaucoma early significantly reduces economic health burden

Treating glaucoma early significantly reduces economic health burden

A crucial role for TGF-beta signaling in congenital eye disorders

A crucial role for TGF-beta signaling in congenital eye disorders

New glaucoma risk calculator

New glaucoma risk calculator

First human gene mutation that causes extreme farsightedness

First human gene mutation that causes extreme farsightedness

Radiation helps eye cancer patients retain vision

Radiation helps eye cancer patients retain vision

Major advances in the global fight against eye disease

Major advances in the global fight against eye disease

Older adults with diabetes in managed care networks have higher rates of untreated eye disease

Older adults with diabetes in managed care networks have higher rates of untreated eye disease

Glaucoma therapy patients often do not comply with their doctor’s prescribed medicine regimen

Glaucoma therapy patients often do not comply with their doctor’s prescribed medicine regimen

Glaucoma therapy recipients do not comply with doctor's prescribed medicine regimen

Glaucoma therapy recipients do not comply with doctor's prescribed medicine regimen

High-dose radiation and bone marrow transfer treatments on glaucoma-susceptible mice completely blocked development of glaucoma

High-dose radiation and bone marrow transfer treatments on glaucoma-susceptible mice completely blocked development of glaucoma

Scientists have regenerated a damaged optic nerve

Scientists have regenerated a damaged optic nerve

Oak Ridge technology used to understand semiconductor defects helps people at risk of becoming blind

Oak Ridge technology used to understand semiconductor defects helps people at risk of becoming blind

FDA approves Enablex for the treatment of overactive bladder

FDA approves Enablex for the treatment of overactive bladder

Confusion over Lasik eye surgery terminology

Confusion over Lasik eye surgery terminology