WVU Medicine Cabinet News Stories

Sharp rise in diabetic eye disease makes American Diabetes Month even more important

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – Diabetes is the leading cause of blindness among working-age adults in the United States. Fortunately, there are effective treatments to help prevent vision loss from diabetic eye disease, but early detection and timely treatment are critically important. During American Diabetes Month this November, the National Eye Institute (NEI) and the [...]