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Document of the month: November 2012

World Diabetes Day, 14 November 2012.

As diabetics grow older they frequently develop eye trouble. Like all diabetics in her community, this old lady is having her eyesight tested.

Taken from a photo report by Tibor Farkas. Hungary, 1979.

Diabetic patient having her eyesight tested.
WHO/Tibor Farkas

Taken from the "Photographic Archives, Sub-fonds Photographs"

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