Your eye doctor stresses the importance of having vision tests done but your question is why? Glaucoma is a disease that damages your optic nerve. Primary open angle glaucoma is when the eye does not drain fluid like it should. As a result, eye pressure builds up causing high pressure and damages the optic nerve. […]
I covered my face to avoid the headlights of cars as we drove to the hospital. Who ever heard of going to the ER for “pink eye”? But there I was in the busy waiting room. I thought to myself “I have never been in a room with such terrible lighting.” white florescent lights, glaring.