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Did you know that diabetic retinopathy is the leading cause of blindness in American adults?
November 30, 2021
 

Did you know that diabetic retinopathy is the leading cause of blindness in American adults?

Brought to you by the North Texas Eye Research Institute.

It’s easy to take your eyesight for granted.

Diabetes is the leading cause of vision loss in people 18–64 years old. And there are no obvious signs or symptoms. But the great news is an annual routine eye exam could prevent 95% of vision loss caused by diabetes.

Get Smart About Eye Health.
Vision loss is preventable with early detection, timely treatment and appropriate follow-up care.
Step 1
Know Your Risk for Diabetes
Step 2
Know the Warning Signs of Diabetic Eye Disease
Step 3
Take Control of Your Eye Health

For additional information visit: Eye Health | ADA (diabetes.org)