World Glaucoma Week
Celebrate World Glaucoma Week: March 6th – 12th, 2022
World Glaucoma Week is celebrated every March– Join Living with Glaucoma and other members of the glaucoma community to spread the word and raise awareness!
What is World Glaucoma Week?
World Glaucoma Week is a global initiative of the World Glaucoma Association (WGA) in order to raise awareness on glaucoma.
A whopping 400+ activities were posted on the official World Glaucoma Week 2021 World Map, reaching all corners of the world. Thank you for being a part of our global community!
Save the Date for Next Year: March 6-12, 2022
How You Can Get Involved
When it comes to glaucoma, lack of awareness may cause severe issues, that could even lead to permanent vision loss. And as glaucoma isn’t always under the radar, the World Glaucoma Week activities are crucial.
Participating in World Glaucoma Week is easy:
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Importance of Getting Screened for Glaucoma
Glaucoma is asymptomatic, meaning it occurs without noticeable symptoms appearing. Proper check-ups and screenings are critical for early detection and treatment. If left untreated, glaucoma can cause vision impairment and even blindness.
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