Category: <span>Diabetic Eye Disease</span>

What You Need to Know About Diabetic Eye Disease

About 1.5 million Americans are newly diagnosed with diabetes every year. In 2015, over 30 million Americans had diabetes, with almost a third (10 million) not even aware they had the disease. In the same year, about a quarter of a million deaths in the US were attributed to diabetes, with this disease being considered the seventh leading cause of death in the nation. For reference, heart disease is the leading cause of death and Alzheimer’s is the 6th leading cause.
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Research & Publications

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The Link Between Dry Eye and Depression

If clinical depression involves sadness, low mood, and bouts of crying, you’d think it’d be more associated with watery …

What eye floaters look like

Food for Floaters

It’s a fly! No, it’s a spider! No, it’s a…. vitreous floater. Though you may be relieved to realize you’ve not …

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Cataract Surgery Could Reduce Dementia Risk

With dementia affecting almost 6 million people in the US, it wouldn’t be unexpected that you may personally know of someone …