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What is Diabetic Retinopathy?

Diabetic retinopathy is a degenerative eye disease that is caused by both Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes. Non-proliferative diabetic neuropathy damages blood vessels in the eye, which then causes swelling or bleeding (or both) in the retina. While there may not be any symptoms during the early stages, vision can start to blur if […]

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Have Diabetes? Know How to Avoid Diabetic Retinopathy

Diabetes mellitus can easily lead to many complications, especially when it is not properly controlled and monitored. One such complication is diabetic retinopathy: an eye condition that may eventually lead to blindness if left untreated. But why wait for it to happen when you can avoid it in the first place? Take control of your blood […]

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