Health Rewind: How Obamacare Can Strengthen Black America’s Vision

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How Obamacare Can Strengthen Black America’s Vision

A recent article in the Ophthalmology Times discusses how Obamacare can lessen vision health disparities in the U.S. Advocates believe that increased access to quality vision care can make a real difference in reducing the rates of blindness among African-Americans. Almost 7 percent of Blacks lose their eyesight unnecessarily for an issue that being prescribed glasses could have fixed. —Kellee Terrell (@kelleent)

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