This week is World Glaucoma Week.
Glaucoma is the worldÛªs leading cause of preventable blindness and affects approximately 70 million people worldwide. Many people do not understand the consequences of glaucoma and, more importantly, that its impact can be significantly reduced.
Pfizer has developed a public awareness campaign to educate people about risk factors for glaucoma and the critical importance of appropriate diagnosis among at-risk populations to slow down the progression of the disease. Check out All Eyes on Glaucomaã¢ to learn more about glaucoma and how to best take care of your eye health.