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November is Diabetic Eye Disease Awareness Month!


Sight-Saving Advances in Diabetic Eye Disease

Written By: Reena Mukamal

Reviewed By: G Atma Vemulakonda, MD

Oct. 16, 2020

Nearly 10% of Americans have diabetes — a figure that's expected to double by 2050. As diabetes becomes more common, an unprecedented number of patients will develop a potentially blinding eye complication called diabetic retinopathy... 

It's important to spot signs of diabetic retinopathy as early as possible to prevent vision loss...