U.S. Department of Health and Human Services


Diabetic Eye Problems

American Diabetes Month Toolkit- (PDF)

Find information and ideas on how to raise awareness of diabetes prevention and control.

Review Date: March 08, 2013

National Health Information Center - NHIC
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Diabetes and Eye Health

Diabetes can cause vision in your eyes to change even if you do not have retinopathy. Maintaining good control of your blood sugar helps reduce episodes of blurry vision. Learn more about it.

Review Date: December 06, 2011

American Academy of Ophthalmology

Diabetic Eye Disease

Diabetic eye disease has no warning signs. Finding and treating the disease early, before it causes vision loss or blindness, is the best way to control it. If you have diabetes, make sure you get a dilated eye examination at least once a year.

Review Date: April 02, 2015

NIH National Eye Institute - NEI

Facts About Diabetic Eye Disease

Learn about diabetic eye disease, a leading cause of blindness.

Review Date: May 13, 2015

NIH National Eye Institute - NEI

Your Guide to Diabetes: Type 1 and Type 2

This guide explains what diabetes is, daily care for diabetes type 1 and type 2, blood glucose levels, and where to find help to manage your diabetes.

Review Date: January 02, 2015

NIH National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases - NIDDK

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