Published in Health and Medicine Week, July 18th, 2005
Diabetic retinopathy is one of the most significant complications of diabetes. The problem is compounded because the disease is asymptomatic, especially in the early stages when it is most treatable. Missed or inadequate care can lead to devastating results. But with early detection and appropriate treatment, vision loss can be prevented.
"Diabetes is the leading cause of vision loss...
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