March 11, 2021 12:25 pm
On World Glaucoma Day 2021, let us demystify some of the common myths, courtesy Dr Smriti Jain, opthalmologist, Practo
October 09, 2019 3:06 pm
Eating habits are also a factor, since, in type 2 diabetes, the number of retinopathy cases increase.
August 21, 2019 12:15 pm
Researchers noted that blindness affects an estimated 39 million people in the world.
June 12, 2019 11:28 am
Glaucoma is called the silent thief of sight, because there may be no symptoms in the early stages of the disease. This condition threatens vision and is known to gradually steal sight without warning.
March 10, 2019 9:03 am
To commemorate World Glaucoma Week from March 10-16, PGIMER planned a chain of activities in order to spread more awareness about glaucoma, a leading cause of irreversible blindness in India.
November 12, 2018 3:17 pm
The glaucoma drainage device is built with microactuators that vibrate when a magnetic field is introduced. The vibrations shake loose the biomaterials that have built up in the tube.
December 15, 2017 9:02 pm
According to researchers, tea contains antioxidants and anti-inflammatory and neuroprotective chemicals, which have been associated with a lowered risk of serious conditions, including heart disease, cancer and diabetes.
March 10, 2016 8:16 am
World Glaucoma Week 2016 started on March 6 and will continue till March 12.
November 09, 2014 11:54 am
Blindness due to glaucoma is permanent and has no cure. However, it can be prevented by timely diagnosis and treatment.
September 21, 2014 2:23 am