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“Silent thief” Steals Sight From Millions

February 6th, 2018
Millions of Americans are being robbed of their vision, and many of them don’t even know it. They have glaucoma, often called “the silent thief of sight” because it can cause irreparable harm before the patient notices any vision loss, which can’t be reversed. The disease is the leading cause of blindness in the United States and can occur at any age, although it’s more common among older adults. January was National Glaucoma Awareness Month, so now is a great…