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Diabetes "Eye" Q

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From 1997 to 2011, the number of adults with diagnosed diabetes who reported visual impairment, that is, trouble seeing even with their glasses or contact lenses, increased from 2.7 million to 4.0 million," according to the CDC. Don't let this be you. Take control today. See how you fare in this diabetic eye disease quiz and then schedule your next eye exam today.

SOURCE:
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Diabetes Data and Trends. http://www.cdc.gov/diabetes/statistics/visual/fig1.htm. (Accessed 05/13)



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Reviewed by Jason C. Baker, MD 05/13.

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