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Glaucoma Awareness Month important messages for Kiwis

Monday, 8 July 2019, 10:49 am | Glaucoma New Zealand

Over 50,000 New Zealanders, that’s more than the population of Nelson, could be heading for unnecessary loss of eye sight. More >>

Auckland teacher gobsmacked by glaucoma diagnosis

Thursday, 7 March 2019, 11:52 am | Glaucoma New Zealand

When Onehunga High School teacher David Eastwood noticed he was struggling to read small print he thought he had better get his eyes checked. More >>

Getting A Sporting Chance to Beat Glaucoma

Wednesday, 5 July 2017, 10:47 am | Glaucoma New Zealand

A chance encounter with a Kiwi sporting legend and his wife saved Andy Dickerson’s eyesight from serious damage. More >>

Cecily is feeling charitable towards Glaucoma New Zealand!

Wednesday, 29 June 2016, 1:14 pm | Glaucoma New Zealand

Cantabrian Celia Allison, the creator of the popular Cecily cartoon character, is joining forces with Glaucoma New Zealand for the charity’s annual appeal month. More >>

Glasses Wearers Warned Of Glaucoma Risk

Monday, 18 June 2007, 9:40 am | Glaucoma New Zealand

Eye experts have warned of the threat of glaucoma to wearers of non-prescription reading glasses. More >>

Campaign Urges Early Glaucoma Testing

Thursday, 7 June 2007, 1:07 pm | Glaucoma New Zealand

The importance of early testing for glaucoma will be stressed in a campaign to be launched during this year's Glaucoma Week (June 16th-23rd). More >>

Glaucoma screening essential by age of 45

Thursday, 24 May 2007, 1:59 pm | Glaucoma New Zealand

New Zealand’s leading preventable cause of blindness will be firmly in focus next month, when Glaucoma New Zealand launches a campaign to encourage early testing for the condition. More >>

Unprecedented number of Mayors rally to Save Sight

Wednesday, 10 August 2005, 9:44 am | Glaucoma New Zealand

More than sixty mayors from around the country are working together to raise awareness about Glaucoma, the ¡¥silent thief of sight¡¦. More >>