Dr. David Bond & Associates Optometrists of Barrie, Ontario explains what glaucoma is and how it is treated
What is glaucoma and how is it treated?
Glaucoma is an eye disease that damages your eye's optic nerve, beginning with a loss in peripheral vision. If left untreated, glaucoma can lead to blindness within a few years.
Glaucoma is caused by a high fluid pressure inside your eye, which happens when the liquid in the front part of the eye does not circulate the way it should. Less common cause range from severe eye infections, blocked blood ... More