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Latinos have high rates of eye disease

Studies show that Latinos over 40 have a high rate of diseases including diabetic retinopathy and open-angle glaucoma. Researchers indicate that older Latinos are the population group most affected by eye disease. Many of them are also undiagnosed.

Source: summary of medical news story as reported by Contra Costa Times

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About: Latinos have high rates of eye disease

Date: 22 August 2004

Source: Contra Costa Times

Author: Veronica Torrejon

URL: http://www.contracostatimes.com/mld/cctimes/living/health/9466215.htm

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