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Stop that! It’ll make you go blind… September 13, 2006

Posted by jbwan in General, TSSG.

A recent study has just published its findings on the possible linkage between lifting heavy weights and blindness. Seemingly the effort exerted when lifting heavy objects can increase the pressure within the eyes leading to a higher risk of glaucoma. Strangely enough the type of glaucoma associated with this is called “normal pressure glaucoma”. All the same though, it would make you think… source: ABC News



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