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‘Smart’ Contact Lens Monitors Glaucoma

Fluctuations in eye pressure may not give your doctor an overall picture of your eye health. This is where a new “smart” contact lens may come in.

By HealthAfter50

Stem Cells to Improve Glaucoma Treatment

Personalized medicine doesn’t get much more personal than using a patient’s own stem cells to help cure that patient’s condition. Researchers were out to improve glaucoma treatments (and open prospects for personalized medicine), and they succeeded i...

Migraine and Glaucoma - Don't Take Chances

Living with migraine involves being aware of other health issues that can be related to migraine. Since this is Glaucoma Awareness Month, I want to touch on the relationship between migraine and normal-tension glaucoma. Glaucoma is a group of eye dis...

By Teri Robert

3 New Predictors for Developing Glaucoma: Are You at Risk?

Glaucoma typically results from an increase in the normal fluid pressure inside the eye, damaging the optic nerve. By the time many people notice clear symptoms of glaucoma, it may be too late to save much of their eyesight. Here are three ways resea...

By The HealthCentral Editorial Team