As part of Diabetes Awareness Month, it’s Diabetic Eye Disease Awareness Month. Did you know that diabetes is a leading cause of blindness?
29 million Americans over 20 have diabetes, and almost 1/3 don’t know they’re at risk for vision loss.
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Early symptoms of diabetic eye disease can go unnoticed until it’s too late.
Diabetic eye disease happens when blood vessels in the retina are damaged from high blood sugar levels.
People with diabetes should get a comprehensive, dilated eye exam each year.
Newer treatments can protect you if you get diagnosed early.