Health Alert WEB EXCLUSIVE: Glaucoma

WEB EXCLUSIVE
Question: Who is at risk for Glaucoma?

Answer: Those at higher risk include people of African, Asian, and Hispanic descent. Other high-risk groups include: people over 60, family members of those already diagnosed, diabetics, and people who are severely nearsighted. Regular eye exams are especially important for those at higher risk for glaucoma, and may help to prevent unnecessary vision loss.