Myths and misconceptions about glaucoma blindness

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Abstract

Blindness is a major global problem, with many associated socioeconomic impacts. Glaucoma is responsible for much of this worldwide blindness. Glaucoma is the leading cause of irreversible vision loss. We will take a closer look at ten common myths and misconceptions about (glaucoma) blindness. We will also briefly discuss some exciting new technologies that can be a tremendous aid to the blind.

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