Nearly every diabetic

Diabetic eye disease is a group of eye conditions that can affect people with diabetes. Diabetic retinopathy affects blood vessels in the light-sensitive tissue called the retina that lines the back of the eye. It is the most common cause of vision loss among people...

If You Have Diabetes—-

If You Have Diabetes, Can Omega-3s Protect Your Eyes? Studies find regular consumption may reduce retinopathy If you have diabetes, you may know that it increases your risk of diabetic retinopathy, one of the leading causes of blindness in American adults. It affects...

Researchers use breakthrough technology

Researchers use breakthrough technology to detect glaucoma progression In a first of its kind study, Mount Sinai researchers are using optimal coherence tomography (OCT) angiography to look at the earliest stages of glaucoma and identify characteristic patterns of...

Diabetes and eye disease:

Diabetes and eye disease: How diabetes affects vision and eye health By: Dr. Victor Marchione One of the complications associated with diabetes is eye disease. Diabetes can wreak havoc on your vision and eye health, in some cases leading to vision loss. If you have...
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