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Alternative Glaucoma Treatments

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Title:  Alternative Glaucoma Treatments
Author:  Lu Meng MD
Date:  06/18/2014
Keywords/Main Subjects: Alternative medicine; Acupunture; Cannabis; Exercise; Nutrition; Glaucoma; Valsalva maneuver
Diagnosis: Glaucoma
Brief Description: This is a review of the literature of alternative medicine treatments for glaucoma. It includes review of the effects of acupuncture, exercise, nutrition, and cannabis use on glaucoma and intraocular pressure. The effects of recreation like Yoga and occupations like trumpet playing are discussed.
Format: video
Series: Moran Eye Center Grand Rounds
Identifier: Moran_CORE_15723
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