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Glaucoma has been called “the sneak thief of vision,” because in the early stages there are no symptoms. It is diagnosed through eye tests that reveal high eye pressure that if untreated, can lead to blindness.
These days, it seems like there is a day for everything, but in the case of pharmacists, it’s well deserved. January 12, National Pharmacist Day, recognizes a profession which has shifted from simply dispensing prescriptions to being an integral member of the health care team, advising patients and health care providers on drug selection and safety while monitoring the health and progress of patients. January 12th is a day for us to recognize, appreciate and thank pharmacists for all they do.
A person’s inability to remember shouldn’t keep families from making new and exciting memories with them.