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El examen oftalmológico completo puede ayudar a detectar glaucoma incipiente

ESTIMADA MAYO CLINIC: Tengo 53 años y la vista nunca me ha dado problemas, pero mi madre padece de glaucoma y sé que eso aumenta el riesgo de que yo también lo tenga. ¿Qué puedo hacer para prevenir el glaucoma? ¿Cuán a menudo debo examinarme los ojos? RESPUESTA: Usted está [...]

Created by Soledad Andrade

TUESDAY Q & A: Comprehensive eye exam can help detect glaucoma in early stages

DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I am 53 and have never had trouble with my eyesight, but my mother has glaucoma, which I know increases my risk of getting it. Is there anything I can do to prevent glaucoma? How often should I have an eye exam? ANSWER: You are correct that a family [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Save Your Vision: Mayo Clinic Radio

March is Save Your Vision month and  Saturday, Mar. 1st, the topic is eyesight. Ophthalmologists, Sophie Bakri, M.D., and Michael Mahr, M.D.  discuss macular degeneration, glaucoma and cataracts in addition to workplace eye safety. Miss the show? Here is the podcast! Mayo Clinic Radio Full Show 3-1-2014

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MAYO CLINIC RADIO

The eyes have it! March is Save Your Vision month and we hope you can join us Saturday, March 1, at 9 a.m. CT, when the topic is eyesight. Ophthalmologists Sophie Bakri, M.D.; and Michael Mahr, M.D. will be with us to discuss macular degeneration, glaucoma and cataracts, in addition to workplace eye safety. Myth or Matter of Fact: [...]

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Save Your Vision: Mayo Clinic Radio

Miss the show? Here is the podcast! Mayo Clinic Radio Full Show 3-1-2014 March is Save Your Vision month and we hope you can join us Saturday, Mar. 1, at 9 a.m. CT, when the topic is eyesight. Ophthalmologists, Sophie Bakri, M.D., and Michael Mahr, M.D. will be with us to discuss macular [...]

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Investigación de Mayo Clinic descubre que riesgo de ceguera por glaucoma desciende a la mitad

ROCHESTER, Minnesota — 21 de enero de 2014 — Un estudio comparativo de gran amplitud realizado por los científicos de oftalmología en Mayo Clinic revela que la probabilidad de ceguera debida al glaucoma 20 años después del diagnóstico ha descendido a la mitad en la última generación. Los resultados se [...]

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Mayo Clinic Research Finds Risk of Glaucoma Blindness Drops by Half

ROCHESTER, Minn. — Jan. 21 — A comparative long-range study by Mayo Clinic ophthalmology researchers shows that the probability of blindness from glaucoma 20 years after diagnosis has dropped by half in the last generation. The findings appear online in the “in press” section of the journal Ophthalmology. Journalists: Sound [...]

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Treating Glaucoma

In this Medical Edge Radio episode, Mayo Clinic ophthalmologist, Dr. Arthur Sit discusses treatment for glaucoma. To listen, click the link below. Treating Glaucoma

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Acute Closed Angle Glaucoma

In this Medical Edge Radio episode, Mayo Clinic Dr. Arthur Sit provides an overview of acute closed angle glaucoma. To listen, click the link below Acute Closed Angle Glaucoma

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Open Angle Glaucoma

In this Medical Edge Radio episode, Mayo Clinic Dr. Arthur Sit explains open angle glaucoma. To listen, click the link below. Open Angle Glaucoma

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Treating Glaucoma

In this Medical Edge Radio episode, Dr. Akbar Hasan outlines treatment options for glaucoma. To listen, click the link below.

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What is Glaucoma

In this Medical Edge Radio episode, Mayo Clinic ophthalmologist, Dr. Arthur Sit provides an overview of glaucoma. To listen, click the link below. What is Glaucoma

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Glaucoma

In this Medical Edge Radio episode, Dr. Akbar Hasan talks about an eye condition that is sometimes called "the thief in the night"... glaucoma. To listen, click the link below. Glaucoma

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New Glaucoma Surgery

Glaucoma is an eye disease that slowly robs people of their vision, often without them even knowing it. It is one of the leading causes of blindness in the United States. Treatment to stop the progression of glaucoma includes drops for mild cases or surgery when the disease is more [...]

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Research Grants Awarded for Ovarian and Brain Cancer, TB, Alzheimer's and Glaucoma

Grants from the Minnesota Partnership for Biotechnology and Medical Genomics will help five partnering teams from Mayo Clinic and the University of Minnesota focus on ovarian and brain cancer, tuberculosis, imaging for Alzheimer’s disease, and new approaches to treating glaucoma.  The state-funded awards total just over $3.5 million. Click here for news release

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MONDAY HOUSECALL: High-Fiber Foods, Herbal Viagra, Glaucoma Vitamins and more ...

Featured Topic   Are you eating enough fiber? Find out the dietary fiber content of some common foods.Chart of high-fiber foods  Highlights Contact lenses: What to know before you buy  Grief: Coping with reminders after a loss Vagina: What's normal, what's not Lead exposure: Tips to protect your child Tattoos: Understand [...]

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