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An eye exam can detect the early onset of wide-ranging health conditions - ocular and non-ocular. One such condition is diabetes. Diabetes is a disease that negative affects the body’s proper use glucose. The chronic condition prevents one from regulating their own glucose levels. An estimated 100 million U.S. adults live with diabetes or pre-diabetes. An eye exam can include an eye muscle test, refraction assessment, visual acuity test, and more.