January is Glaucoma Awareness Month. Currently, more than 3 million people in the United States have glaucoma. The National Eye Institute projects this number will reach 4.2 million by 2030, a 58 percent increase.
As a new year launches, it’s a great time to schedule a vision and glaucoma test. Why? As the leading cause of vision loss and blindness in the United States, Glaucoma offers its victims no symptoms and no warning in its early stages.
Who is at risk?