GLAUCOMA AWARENESS: Detection And Living With The Disease
January is glaucoma awareness month. More than 2.7-million Americans have glaucoma; a group of conditions that causes damage to the optic nerve. Dr. Wendy Muller from Vision Park Family Eye Care said damage from glaucoma is typically caused by increased pressure inside the eye. Muller said many people do not know they are living with glaucoma until they visit their eye doctor.