Is there a cure for glaucoma?

Diana Meeks
Diana Meeks on behalf of Sigma Nursing
Family Practitioner

Glaucoma has no cure. Once diagnosed with glaucoma, you will be prescribed to lifelong medication or treatment to slow the loss of eyesight. Even early detection of the disease is not quite enough, but it will help prevent against developing a more serious condition.

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