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  • Photo of a puppy with the peripheral (sides) of the image completely opaque due to glaucoma-related vision loss.
    Expert

    How Long Does it Take to Go Blind from Glaucoma?

    How quickly blindness can occur when someone has glaucoma is determined by many factors, including ones that you can control. Learn three important steps that can reduce your risk of going blind from this eye disease.

    February 19, 2019
  • New Diagnosis?

    Managing a mind and sight disease is a journey. And you’re not alone. We can help.

  • Photo of a senior man and a young child who have glaucoma
    Expert

    Age and Glaucoma

    Learn why age is one of the major risk factors for both primary open-angle glaucoma and primary angle-closure glaucoma.

    January 14, 2019
  • Photo of an elderly man with dementia who has depression
    Expert

    Dementia and Depression

    Learn about the relationship between depression and dementia, and about potential treatment options for depression.

    January 7, 2019
  • Photo of an elderly man with dementia who has depression
    Expert

    Dementia and Depression

    Learn about the relationship between depression and dementia, and about potential treatment options for depression.

    January 7, 2019
  • Photo of a senior woman with Alzheimer's disease looking directly into the camera
    Expert

    Alzheimer’s Disease in Women

    Learn about the roles that one’s sex (determined by genes and chromosomes), and gender (social role and preferred orientation) play in the risk for developing Alzheimer’s in women. We examine how they may impact the course of the disease.

    November 5, 2018
  • New Diagnosis?

    Managing a mind and sight disease is a journey. And you’re not alone. We can help.

  • Photo of a senior man with Alzheimer's disease looking directly into the camera.
    Expert

    Alzheimer’s Disease in Men

    Learn about the roles that one’s sex (determined by genes and chromosomes), and gender (social role and preferred orientation) play in the risk for developing Alzheimer’s disease (AD) in men. We examine how they may impact the course of the disease.

    September 4, 2018
  • Vascular Dementia: Illustration of the blood vessels of the brain in a person with vascular dementia
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    Treatment of Vascular Dementia

    Learn about the treatment options for vascular cognitive impairment (VCI) a term that includes the spectrum from mild cognitive changes to severe dementia.

    September 10, 2018
  • What happens to your brain duringAlzheimer's Disease?

    Track how nerve cells and the brain change from healthy to affected by mild and then severe Alzheimer's disease.
  • Photo of a puppy with the peripheral (sides) of the image completely opaque due to glaucoma-related vision loss.
    Expert

    How Long Does it Take to Go Blind from Glaucoma?

    How quickly blindness can occur when someone has glaucoma is determined by many factors, including ones that you can control. Learn three important steps that can reduce your risk of going blind from this eye disease.

    February 19, 2019
  • Photo of a senior man and a young child who have glaucoma
    Expert

    Age and Glaucoma

    Learn why age is one of the major risk factors for both primary open-angle glaucoma and primary angle-closure glaucoma.

    January 14, 2019
  • New Diagnosis?

    Managing a mind and sight disease is a journey. And you’re not alone. We can help.

  • An ophthalmologist permorning microstent eye surgery
    Expert

    Update on The CyPass® Micro-Stent

    In 2018, the manufacturers of the CyPass micro-stent decided to voluntarily remove it from the market. Learn why they took this step, and what you should do if you have already had the CyPass micro-stent procedure.

    November 9, 2018
  • A man having blurry vision as a side effect of laser iridotomy for narrow angle glaucoma
    Expert

    Side Effects of Laser Iridotomy

    This article discusses some of the potential short-term and longer-lasting side effects of a glaucoma treatment called laser iridotomy.

    October 15, 2018
  • More than3 million

    Americans aged 40 and older have glaucoma. It is estimated that the number will double to 6 million people by 2050.

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