Hektoen International

A Journal of Medical Humanities

Tag: Heather Lynn Alva

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    Heather Alva Palo Alto, California, United States   Photography by Piccolo Namek “We’re already seeing signs of damage in the retina, but honestly, don’t worry about retinopathy; there have been so many recent medical advancements that I’m sure they’ll find a cure for diabetes in the next ten years.” You smile and nod. You don’t…