Over 30.3 million people in the U.S., or 9.4% of the overall population, have diabetes, a chronic disease caused by a deficiency in the production of insulin in the pancreas. Diabetes is also the leading cause of vision loss in America for people under the age of 74.
Many common vision problems develop during childhood. Poor eyesight during a child’s formative years can hinder learning and development. In today’s post, Innovative Eyecare, your eyeglasses specialist, discusses the link between a child’s visual health and learning capacity in today’s post.