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Don’t turn a blind eye to diabetic eye disease

Don’t turn a blind eye to diabetic eye disease Projected increase of 1.2 million among African Americans Today, diabetes affects more than 29 million people in the United States or over 9 percent of the population. In addition, another 86 million American adults, more than one out of three individuals, have pre-diabetes, a condition that puts people at increased risk for diabetes. Many African Americans are ...

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Microsoft chairman gifts FAMU $5 million

Florida A & M University received the largest single donation in its 127 year history from alumnus Microsoft Chairman John W. Thompson and his wife Sandi. The $5 million will provide scholarships to high performing students from low wealth families. Thompson discussed the need for diversity in the new economy. ...

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