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Aug 2021
The Stages of Glaucoma Progression
Glaucoma is a condition arising from progressive and irreversible damage to the optic nerve, and by viewing the images of each stage of glaucoma, we can better understand the progressive loss of the retinal nerve fibre layer (RNFL), and the visual changes associated with this disease...
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Jul 2021
Tony's Story
There are modern advancements in eye care every day so being diagnosed is the key to maintaining your sight, the earlier the better...
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Jul 2021
Glaucoma & Lifestyle: Q & A with Professor Robert Casson
Professor of Ophthalmology Robert Casson answers some common questions relating to lifestyle and glaucoma...
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Jul 2021
Bradley Lai - Volunteer Story
I began volunteering in 2019 because of my keen interest in engaging with the community and sharing my knowledge of eye health and glaucoma.
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Jul 2021
Janet’s Story
My reading is now very slow but I have managed to read some great literature, so one accepts and moves on. I have two daughters and both get their eyes checked regularly...
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Jul 2021
Karyn’s Story
I enjoy getting the Glaucoma Newsletter in the mail, and I regularly give a donation, as it is helping myself and others with glaucoma...
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Jul 2021
New Test 15 x Better for High Risk Glaucoma Detection
A new genetic test, performed on a blood or saliva sample, has the ability to identify 15 times more people at high risk of glaucoma than an existing genetic test...
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Jun 2021
Glaucoma Australia President A/Prof Simon Skalicky Steps Down
Associate Professor Simon Skalicky has stepped down from his role as President of Glaucoma Australia after a seven year association with the not-for-profit organisation...
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Jun 2021
Fixed Dose Combination Eye Drops for Glaucoma Treatment
While it is incurable, glaucoma is eminently treatable. Its progressive damage to the vision can be slowed to a crawl or stopped altogether by adequate treatment...
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