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9/4/2014 - September Diabetes Support Group - Eye Health and Diabetes

This month's Diabetes Support Group features a talk on “Eye Health and Diabetes” with Scott Seo M.D. Ph.D., Eye Surgeon and Physician, Fairfield Ophthalmology

The meeting is Tuesday, September 9, 1:00-2:00 PM at the Fairfield Senior Center- Room 14, 100 Mona Terrace, Fairfield, CT 06824

According to the National Eye Institute, “Diabetic eye disease refers to a group of problems that people with diabetes may face as a complication of diabetes. People with diabetes are at risk for diabetic retinopathy, cataract and glaucoma.”

The Diabetes Support Group is held the second Tuesday of each month, September- June, from 1-2 PM at the Fairfield Senior Center, Room 14. Pre-registration is not required and
the program is free. If the Fairfield Public Schools are closed or delayed due to bad weather, the Senior Center will be closed and programs will be cancelled. Please call
203-256-3150 for further information about this program, which is sponsored by the Town of Fairfield Health Department in collaboration with the Fairfield Senior Center.
Meeting Dates for September 2014- June 2015: Second Tuesday of the Month,1-2 PM, September 9, October 14, November 18 (3rd Tuesday due to Veteran’s Day on Tuesday, November 11)
December 9 January 13, 2015; February 10; March 10; April 14; May 12; June 9