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Your eye doctor is key to controlling this diabetes complication

One of the many complications of diabetes is the damage the disease can cause to vision. Called diabetic retinopathy, the condition causes damage to the blood vessels of the retina and can develop in type 1 and 2 diabetes patients. The longer you have diabetes (and the less controlled your blood sugar), the more likely […]

Saving your vision from diabetic retinopathy

Diabetes is a condition that keeps the body for being able to use and store sugar properly, causing too much sugar to be circulating in the blood. This can create many serious health problems and damage organs throughout the body, including our precious eyes. Diabetic retinopathy Diabetes damages the blood vessels in the retina, causing […]