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Glaucoma: Causes and Symptoms

Glaucoma Glaucoma. Below you’ll find informations on Glaucoma, diagnosis and symptoms, surgery, therapy, laser surgery, new medications and all the latest news about how to treat Glaucoma, illustrated by Dr. Badalà, that is an ophthalmologist in Milan and Catania, and introduced in Italy important innovations for glaucoma treatment. Glaucoma affects […]

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Glaucoma: Beware of Yoga and certain Sports

People with Glaucoma should beware of certain Yoga  positions and Sports that can make their disease worse. Glaucoma is a disease that can seriously impair vision, leading to blindness damaging the Optic Nerve irreversibly. High intraocular pressure is the worse prognostic  factor in Glaucoma, therefore patients with Glaucoma should avoid everything that raises […]

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Glaucoma prevention thanks to fruits and vegetables

Risk of Glaucoma and vegetable and fruit intake between old women in the osteoporosis’ study. This is a study about glaucoma causes and risk factors. Different possible causes are studied and the glaucoma’s risk seems lowered among women that eat a specific type of vegetable and fruit. The diet seems […]

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Retinopathy: causes and symptoms

Retina The retina is the inner layer of the eye, composed of nervous cells; just like the camera film, it collects images and transform them into nervous signals that are then transmitted to the brain via the optic nerve. Retina alteration are spotted very well with the exam of the […]

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Glaucoma Laser Surgery

Today there are innovative glaucoma laser surgeries that are more and more used instead of medications when these are not effective or collateral effects produce too much discomfort. The most innovative glaucoma laser surgery has to be the Selective Laser Trabeculoplasty, known as SLT: it has become available in the […]

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Minimally Invasive Glaucoma Surgery

Procedures of the Glaucoma surgery The most innovative laser glaucoma surgery is without doubt the Selective Laser Trabeculoplasty, known as SLT, available from the last 5 years but still not used in Italy. Dr. Badalà performs this laser surgery for glaucoma in Milan and Catania. Laser for glaucoma treatment can […]

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