It is Diabetes Awareness month! Diabetes is a serious disease that can affect your eyes, heart, nerves, feet and kidneys. Diabetes is the leading cause of blindness in working-age Americans. Approximately 29 million Americans age 20 or older have diabetes. Some of the eye diseases caused by Diabetes are diabetic retinopathy, cataracts and glaucoma.
Be proactive and get an annual Diabetic exam with our ophthalmologist for early diagnosis and prevent future vision loss !