Causes and Treatments of Glaucoma in Elderly Adults

Causes and Treatments of Glaucoma in Elderly Adults

Glaucoma causes more vision loss in aging adults than almost any other eye disease, and it’s quite common in seniors over the age of 60. Family caregivers with an elderly relative who has glaucoma should learn as much as they can about the disease, so they can provide better support and assist in the treatments. While there’s no cure for glaucoma, the progress of the disease can be significantly delayed with proper treatment and overall awareness of eye health and wellness.

Here are 5 things for family caregivers to know about the causes and treatments of glaucoma in elderly adults:

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