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Back -- a house call -- doctors that are Rosenfeld was in Boston this morning.
And dot gov -- from Westbrook Connecticut that rights and about high pressure.
She says her high pressure is nineteen involved buys -- wonders if that's normal but personal what is -- high pressure and then what does it do.
Let me tell you this appears to be -- pressure day.
Unlike high blood pressure which you can measure yourself if you -- -- You cannot measure -- the pressure in your eyes and why is the pressure be in the eyes important.
Because it can cause -- coma.
-- coma is one of the leading causes of blindness in this country.
It's to the result.
Damage to the optic nerve which transmits what you -- to your brain.
Sustained high blood high high pressure causes damage to the optic -- Now the normal range of pressure.
Is anywhere from eight or nine or ten to 21.
If your if -- high pressure is in that range you're not likely to have developed glaucoma but.
Here are some things to remember everybody is different.
Some people can develop coma with a normal pressure.
Some people with a high pressure do not we don't know why that so but the bottom line is there's.
You have -- see if you're kind doctor regularly.
At least once a year.
To have your pressure measured and your vision checked.
To see that regardless of what you're -- high pressure is that your vision is not impaired and that -- optic nerve is intact.
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