How Diabetes Can Cause Blindness
Diabetes is responsible for vision loss among adults beteen the ages of 20-74 years. The main diabetes-related medical problem known as diabetic retinopathy occurs when there is damage to the retina of the eye, causing blindness.
Africa has a highest proportion of undiagnosed diabetes cases (file photo).
During this year's World Sight Day which was organised by Ophthalmological Society of Nigeria, Delta State Commissioner for Health, Dr Nicholas Azinge, said hypertension and ... Read more »