Kyle AvalosMedical TerminologyChapter 11The website that I examined was glaucoma.org which is provided for by the Glaucoma Research Foundation. Glaucoma is a condition marked by damage to the optic nerve and eventually could cause blindness and typically affects the elderly. The site provides basic facts of glaucoma such as “it is the leading cause of blindness”, “there is no cure”, and “there may be no symptoms”. The website also provides information for those living with glaucoma such as making their doctor visits and medication a natural part of their lives. Even though there is no
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