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Glaucoma: Did You Know?


Glaucoma is more common in African Americans than in Whites.

Glaucoma tends to run in families.

A person can have glaucoma and not know it.

People over age 60 are more likely to get glaucoma.

People with glaucoma usually do not experience pain from the disease.

Glaucoma can be controlled.

People at risk for glaucoma should have an eye examination through dilated pupils.