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Glaucoma can be very frustrating to treat and at the same time very self-fulfilling. The frustration comes from the patients’ dilemma. The realization that their blindness is permanent gives me, as a healer, a feeling of helplessness. Many do not even know that they have the affliction and are going blind. This is compounded by…

THE 2ND PGF CHARITY GOLF TOURNAMENT

  Last May 31, 2017, the Philippine Glaucoma Foundation (PGF), together with members of the Philippine Glaucoma Society (PGS), held its second Charity Golf Tournament at the Wack Wack Golf and Country Club. The tournament was well attended and drew almost 140 golfers. The Philippine Daily Inquirer, Ayala Land, Prulife, Axa Philippines, Unilever, Cebuana Luillier,…

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SPOT-SNAP-SEND

Join our SPOT-SNAP-SEND Photo Contest! CONTEST MECHANICS The contest is open to everyone who has a camera. To join, you must take a photo of the back or side portions of each of the five buses of the Commuters Bus Corporation that have body stickers about glaucoma. Each photo must clearly show the body number…

World Glaucoma Week 2017 (March 12-18)

World Glaucoma Week (WGW) is here again! With the theme “Beat Invisible Glaucoma,” the World Glaucoma Association continues to promote glaucoma awareness through this annual week-long celebration. The Philippine Glaucoma Foundation joins the international medical community of glaucoma specialists, ophthalmologists, optometrists, and community leaders in helping increase glaucoma community awareness and send a message to…

World Glaucoma Week 2017 (March 12-18, 2017)

World Glaucoma Week (WGW) is here again! With the theme “Beat Invisible Glaucoma,” the World Glaucoma Association continues to promote glaucoma awareness through this annual week-long celebration. The Philippine Glaucoma Foundation joins the international medical community of glaucoma specialists, ophthalmologists, optometrists, and community leaders in helping increase glaucoma community awareness and send a message to…

Dr Mario M Yatco

It is with deep sadness that we announce the untimely demise of Dr Mario M. Yatco, our beloved Chairman of the Board of Trustees. He served the PGF from January 2015 to December 2015. Dr Yatco was also the past President of the Philippine Glaucoma Society. He is survived by his wife, Cora.