Wednesday, February 23, 2011

Diabetes and Cataracts

Diabetes is a known risk factor for developing a cataract. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (www.cdc.gov) recently reported that an alarming of Americans have diabetes or “prediabetes”. With More than 1 in 4 Americans over the age of 65 having full blown diabetes, it is very likley that more and more diabetics will seek consultation with cataract surgeons regarding cataracts and cataract surgery. Diabetic patients wishing to review new informational content about diabetes and cataract surgery or diabetic retinopathy and diabetic eye disease may visit http://www.eyecaremed.com/