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Can Cholesterol-Lowering Drugs Prevent Glaucoma?

A recent study published in JAMA Ophthalmology found statins, a type of drug that lowers cholesterol, could help prevent primary open-angle glaucoma, or POAG.

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Lead Exposure Could Increase Your Risk of Glaucoma

A study in Environmental Health Perspectives suggests long-term lead exposure may be a risk factor for primary open-angle glaucoma (POAG), the most common type of this disease.

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Cataract Prevention Begins with Nutrition

Cataract prevention begins with nutrition. A diet high in antioxidants, omega-3 fatty acids and colorful fruits and vegetables can preserve healthy vision.

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