Category Archives: Eye Care (Retinopathy)

Recent Research: Blindness & Visual Impairment to Double By 2050

Key study findings include:
• Growing population of aging baby boomers leads to increase in vision loss and blindness in the U.S.
• Women and minority populations, especially Latinos, carry the largest burden
• Mississippi, Louisiana will

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Research Report News Podcast: Genetic Mutation Preventing Complications

A Finnish study recently examined genetic mutations and how they could impact some of the most common diabetes complications, including nephropathy and retinopathy. Researchers found that people living with type 1 diabetes who also have… Read More

How to Commit to Routine Eye Care

Diabetes is a serious disease that can affect many parts of the body-the heart, kidneys, blood circulation, and eyes. In fact, according to the National Eye Institute, diabetic eye disease increased in prevalence by 89 percent between 2000… Read More