PEI Minister of Health and Wellness Minister Doug Currie, has announced an expansion of primary care services through optometrists.
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It is well known that smoking is detrimental to your health. Smoking tobacco harms every organ in your body— your eyes included.
Open Your Eyes to the Risks and Effects of Diabetes
While many people know about the challenges related to insulin and high blood sugar not everyone is as aware of the damaging effects that diabetes can have on your vision and eye health.
Type 1 and 2 Diabetes Mellitus is a growing public health concern in Canada. Presentation on diabetes and the eye for health professionals
The current number of people living with diabetes in Canada is approximately 3.3 million. Type 2 diabetes is the most common form of the disease, accounting for 90% of cases.
CDA Press release on change in SK in coverage for diabetic patients' eye exams. Oct 2014
Low resolution diabtes poster in English