Tag Archives: Eye Exam

August is Children’s Eye Health and Safety Month

As parents and children prepare for the start of a new school year, it may be worthwhile including an eye exam for the children in the to-do list. Since about 80% of early learning is visual, early identification and treatment … Continue reading

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Diabetic retinopathy

Diabetic retinopathy is a common complication of diabetes, and remains the leading cause of avoidable blindness in working-aged people. Africans and people with African ancestry seem to be among the most affected, with diabetic retinopathy being identified in close to … Continue reading

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