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The Link Between Glaucoma And Blindness

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According to a recent study published in the Ophthalmology, the journal of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, better eye care for those with glaucoma has led to decreased levels of blindness. Louis Cantor, M.D., the director for glaucoma service at The Eugene and Marilyn Glick Eye Institute, discusses the study and the link between glaucoma and blindness.