The eye disease glaucoma is known as a silent threat because if you don’t undergo regular eye exams, you could fall victim and end up blind if not treated properly! One important factor is finding a doctor you trust. A respectful and open relationship with your physician can help you both examine the best course of treatment as your eye health progresses. But it requires homework on your part, too. Try to eat whole foods and vegetables loaded with vision-protecting nutrients like lycopene, lutein, carotene and vitamins A and E.
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