Glaucoma Awareness Week
10 - 16 Mar 9:00am - 5:30pm
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This week is Glaucoma Awareness Week, did you know that glaucoma is a progressive eye disease and is the leading cause of irreversible blindness worldwide? 50% of sufferers are not being treated because they have not been diagnosed1. Don’t let glaucoma blindside your future, early detection can save sight.
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1. Keel S, Xie J, Foreman J, Lee PY, Alwan M, Fahy ET, et al. Prevalence of glaucoma in the Australian National Eye Health Survey. Br J Ophthalmol. 2018; 26 April 2018:10.1136/bjophthalmol-2017-311786.
+OPSM recommends that you schedule regular visits with your optometrist based on your eye health needs.
* Tunnel Vision. The economic impact of Open Angle Glaucoma, Centre for Eye Research Australia, 2008.