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WAB State Treasurer Nadene Jericho (L) and State President Narelle Brooksby preparing to present donation to Glaucoma Australia at AGM at Mannum on Saturday 6, August 2022.
Aug 2022
Thank You to the Members of Women in Business and Agriculture SA Inc

It was a pleasure for Glaucoma Australia’s CEO, Richard Wylie, to attend the Women in Business and Agriculture SA Inc (WAB) annual general meeting.

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Dr Ondrejka (right) performs a canaloplasty procedure with the new iTrack Advance device. During the withdrawal of the microcatheter, the scrub nurse (left) titrates the ViscoInjector viscoelastic delivery device to deliver a custom volume of OVD, based on the patient’s pathology.
Aug 2022
iTrack Advance CATALYST Study Launched

The first patient has been enrolled in a prospective, randomised, multicentre study to investigate canaloplasty with the new iTrack Advance CATALYST Study.

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Aug 2022
High-Tech Imaging Offers New Way to Detect Signs of Early Glaucoma

A recent study from New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai has found that a new, 
high-tech imaging method may be able to detect early signs of glaucoma and therefore effectively prevent the onset of irreversible vision loss.

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Aug 2022
Q&A with Optometrist Michelle Phan: How to Encourage Family to Test for ...

Early detection is one of the best defences you can have against glaucoma and so, knowing your family’s history is essential in determining whether you may be at risk. 

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Aug 2022
Mariya's Story

I was diagnosed a few years ago, not too long ago, but it´s a few years now. At first it wasn´t a definite diagnosis, just a "possible". I wanted it to be a mistake, to be something else, something fixable.

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Aug 2022
Karyn's Story

I developed glaucoma 10 years ago, as it is hereditary and my mother had been diagnosed with it. I have to take eye drops once a day at night, one in each eye.

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Jul 2022
Diet and Nutritional Supplements: Their Role in Glaucoma

Given the convincing findings from the Age-Related Eye Disease Study (AREDS) on supplement recommendations in slowing down progression of age-related macular degeneration (AMD), it is not surprising that the role of diet and supplements has also been examined in glaucoma management.

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Jul 2022
Now Enrolling: A Study for Adults with Ocular Hypertension

In this study, researchers are testing an investigational drug for adults with ocular hypertension.

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Jul 2022
Margaret's Story

I was diagnosed with glaucoma in 2009 at the age of 69. I had noticed for about three years before this, that I had missing parts of vision in my right eye. 

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