Glaucoma is a multifaceted disorder as described in the up-coming series…Challenging the Glaucoma Archetype in eyelessons.com. The standard methods of treatment revolve around lowering the IOP to an acceptable range….whatever that may be. That pressure-lowering approach is a paradigm that really does not recognize all of the components of the glaucoma issues yet it remains the standard of care. The glaucoma concept as a systemic disorder is addressed in the companion piece in eyelessons.com but the topic of Mirtogenol™ deserves a separate highlight. Mirtogenol™ is a supplement that has been suggested as being potentially beneficial in the management of glaucoma. This is a report of this product and should neither be considered an endorsement nor an encouragement to prescribe.
Articles tagged with: Glaucoma
THE STRUCTURE/FUNCTION CONUNDRUM
Until functional testing can match the sensitivity of functional testing… the question cannot be answered.
Until one can answer if functional testing is really testing what it is supposed to test… the question cannot be answered.
Special Health Alert: Myopia and Glaucoma
IS IT A MATTER OF THE EMPEROR HAS NO CLOTHES?
From Brewer and Shipley. This song is about drugs, especially marijuana. A "Toke" is a puff from a marijuana cigarette or pipe. Tom Shipley explained: "When we wrote 'One Toke Over the Line,' I think we were one toke over the line. I considered marijuana a sort of a sacrament... If you listen to the lyrics of that song, 'one toke' was just a metaphor. It's a song about excess. Too much of anything will probably kill you."
An editable letter you can send to a glaucoma patient's GP.Writtenby Larry J Alexander OD FAAO Posted in Letters/Brochures