Diabetes and the Eyes Directory
When uncontrolled, diabetes can increase your risk of eye and visual problems such as blurred vision, cataracts, retinopathy, glaucoma, and more. You can help prevent eye problems associated with diabetes by managing your blood sugar levels and getting regular eye checkups. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about how diabetes affects your eyes.
Diabetic Eye Disease
WebMD answers common questions about diabetic eye disease.
6 Tips for Eye Health and Maintaining Good Eyesight
Protect your eyesight with these 6 tips for eye-healthy nutrition, lifestyle, and preventive care.
Diabetic Macular Edema
The causes, symptoms, and treatment of diabetic macular edema, an eye condition brought on by diabetes.
Eye Care for People With Diabetes
People with diabetes need to pay special attention to eye care. WebMD gives tips on reducing the risk of serious vision problems.
Protect Your Eyesight When You Have Diabetes
Diabetes can harm one of your most prized assets: your eyesight. But vision problems are not inevitable.
Man Who Lost His Vision Now Helps Others
Thomas Tobin lost his sight to diabetic retinopathy. Now he has a new focus.
Diabetes Symptoms You Should Never Ignore
WebMD describes serious symptoms to watch out for if you have diabetes.