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NIH encourages annual dilated eye exams during National Diabetes Month.

Diabetic retinopathy is one of the most common and debilitating complications of diabetes. During National Diabetes Month, the National Eye Institute (NEI), a part of the National Institutes of Health, is encouraging people with diabetes to get annual dilated eye exams and take steps to avoid vision loss.

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Title Annotation:United States. National Institutes of Health
Publication:National Institutes of Health: News and Events
Article Type:Brief article
Geographic Code:1USA
Date:Nov 3, 2011
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