The eye has a natural crystalline lens which helps focus light on to the retina. This is a transparent clear biconvex lens. When this structure turns hazy, it is called a cataract.
Diabetic Eye Disease : Reducing the Risks
Diabetes is one of the fastest growing diseases in India. In 1995 nearly 135 million people had diabetes throughout the world. However, the World Health Organization (WHO) has estimated that in India, the number of adults with diabetes would be the highest for any part of the world; a startling 195 percent increase, from 19 million in 1995 to 54 million in 2025.More