African Americans And Glaucoma

Glaucoma and Cataracts

Glaucoma in African Americans

(BlackDoctor.org) — Blindness affect blacks more frequently than whites and
Hispanics. Cataracts and glaucoma are serious problems for African Americans,
causing over half of the cases of blindness in African Americans.

Glaucoma is a group of diseases that can harm the eye’s optic nerve and cause