Diabetic Retinopathy: Risk Factors, Prevention, and Treatment
If you have diabetes, keeping an eye on your vision is essential. November is declared Diabetic Eye Disease Awareness month, and for a good reason: diabetic retinopathy, a serious complication from diabetes, affects up to 8 million people in the United States alone.
Nov 30th, 2022
5 Ways to Protect Your Eyes From Diabetic Retinopathy
Despite your efforts to control your diabetes, you may still be at risk for diabetic retinopathy. The good news is that there are things you can do to protect your eyes.
Aug 31st, 2022
How Common Are Degenerative Retinal Conditions?
When it comes to the retina, many conditions can cause degeneration of the retinal tissues, resulting in symptoms such as loss of vision, blurriness, distorted vision, an increase in flashes and/or floaters, difficulty completing everyday tasks like reading or driving, and even pain.
May 31st, 2022
What Happens to the Retina as We Age?
Many simply assume that worsening vision quality and aging go hand-in-hand and that there’s not much that can be done. However, this is not exactly accurate as there is more to the story of how aging can impact our eyes.
Apr 28th, 2022
5 Reasons to Take Diabetic Retina Health Seriously
Diabetic eye disease takes many forms, and it’s important to know what to look out for in order to stay ahead of your visual health.
Nov 16th, 2021
Diabetic Eye Disease and the Importance of Early Intervention
November is Diabetic Eye Disease Awareness Month, which is a perfect opportunity for patients to think about their overall health, learn more about how diabetes affects vision, and/or schedule a diabetic eye screening.
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