New Delhi, March 12 -- Health Ministry is observing World Glaucoma week from March 10-16 to make people aware about the disease.
''Glaucoma is a dangerous disease that is known to be a sneak thief of people's vision. Don't let Glaucoma steal your sight & darken your world,'' the Ministry said through microblogging site.
Under this programme, several programmes are being organised throughout the nation to make people aware about its symptoms, types, treatment.
''Early detection and regular treatment can preserve vision and prevent blindness due to Glaucoma,'' the Ministry tweeted in a picture message.
Making people aware about Glaucoma, the Ministry in its message said following people are at the risk-- those who are over the age of 40 ye...