Nov. 14 is World Diabetes Day

Nov. 14 is World Diabetes Day. Led by the International Diabetes Federation, the day promotes worldwide diabetes advocacy and awareness.About 9.3% of Americans have diabetes, according to the American Diabetes Association (ADA). Diabetic eye problems, including blindness, are a serious problem.“In 2005–2008, of adults with… [read more]

World Sight Day

Promoting global awareness of blindness and vision problems

Did you know that 563 million people around the globe have poor vision combined with inadequate access to vision care? World Sight Day, honored this year on Oct. 9, aims to raise awareness of vision problems and blindness… [read more]