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    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.

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    Thomas Tobin lost his sight to diabetic retinopathy. Now he has a new focus.

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