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Higher folate intake linked to lower risk of glaucoma
Higher folate intake linked to lower risk of glaucoma (April 8, 2014 - Insidermedicine) From Boston - Elevated folate intake may lower risk of exfoliation glaucoma, according to a report published in JAMA Ophthalmology.Researchers studied nearly 80,000 women and over 42,000 men taking part in a long term study. Results showed that higher total folate intake was associated with a reduced risk of exfoliation glaucoma--the most common cause of secondary open-angle glaucoma.
 
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