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Rates of Diabetic Eye Disease Expected to Increase by 3 million by 2032

Public health agencies across the country are feeling the impact from a skyrocketing number of diabetes cases on public health programs and funding. Eye disease is one potential consequence of diabetes on public health, as it can lead to vision loss and blindness. 571 more words

Eye Care

jeffreybrowen reblogged this on Jeffrey Browen, Optometrist and commented:

Be sure to get your eyes regularly checked!

Local ophthal meeting

I haven’t been to this practice before. It’s huge and also has a day surgery on site.

First talk was on intravitreal injections. Some patients find it very painful and it’s important to ask whether it is during or after the procedure as modifications can be made to how the injections are made. 227 more words

Ocular Disease