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New research says glaucoma is in one’s genes


September 4th, 2012 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
Singapore, Sep 4 (IANS) Scientists have isolated three new genes linked to Primary Angle Closure Glaucoma (PACG), a leading cause of blindness, which affects 15 million people worldwide, 80 percent ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Beware of lurking, sneak thief of sight


January 11th, 2009 - 2:28 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 11 (IANS) Beware of glaucoma, described as 'the sneak thief of sight,' because it strikes quietly and without pain, one of the leading causes of blindness in the US. Unfortunately, ... Read more...

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