METAIRIE, La. -- As an auto-immune disease, diabetes can attack any part of the body, which is why regular checkups are essential for diabetics.
Unfortunately, eye screenings are too often ignored, and that can be a serious mistake.
Dr. P. Sean O’Sullivan, of the Retina Specialty Institute, talks about a free diabetes and diabetic eye screening event Saturday,. From 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. in Metairie, at 2800 Veterans Boulevard.
For more information, call (504) 264-9428.