Diabetes Self-Management VideosDiabetes and Your Eyes

Tens of thousands of people lose their vision to diabetes every year, but the good news is that eye problems aren’t inevitable — in fact, most cases of severe vision loss due to diabetes are preventable. In this video, retina specialist Charles Wykoff, MD, PhD, FACS, discusses diabetic retinopathy, the most common eye disease to affect people with diabetes, explaining what the condition is, what steps you can take to reduce your risk of developing it, and what treatments are available if you already have retinopathy.



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