Should I be worried about Glaucoma?

Answer You should worry enough to go in for your visual fields.

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Should I be worried that I have glaucoma?

Don't let a case of hypochondria take over your life.Your pressure is within normal limits.Your visual " errors" aren't symptoms of glaucomaThe " puff of air" machine is the least accurate way of ... Read More »

Glaucoma & Driving?

Glaucoma is a group of conditions that damage the optic nerve, according to the Mayo Clinic. As the nerve becomes increasingly damaged, it can cause loss of visual acuity, making driving a potentia... Read More »

Can hypothyoridism cause glaucoma?

On One Hand: Hypothyroidism Is Linked to GlaucomaHypothyroidism (low thyroid) is a risk factor for glaucoma, meaning it increases a person's chances of developing glaucoma, according to the Mayo Cl... Read More »

Is glaucoma hereditary?

On One Hand: Glaucoma May be HereditaryHaving a family history of glaucoma (damage to the optic nerve because of high eye pressure) makes you more likely to develop the condition, according to the ... Read More »