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Headaches The Signs of Glaucoma

Thursday, February 16th, 2012

Intense headaches that appear to be centered around the eyes may indicate glaucoma, one of the most common eye problems in men and women over 60.

Glaucoma occurs when fluids in the eye, which normally drain out internally, lose that ability because of a blockage in a small drainage duct. Pressure builds up and can press on the optic nerve or other structures. (more…)