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    Reducing the risk of diabetic eye disease

    Careful control of diabetes can delay the onset of diabetic eye disease.

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    Over time, diabetes can affect many parts of your body, including your eyes.

    Everyone with diabetes is at risk of diabetic eye disease. However, careful control of your diabetes can delay the onset of diabetic retinopathy. In some cases, it can even reverse progression of the disease.

    This free fact sheet explains the different stages of diabetic eye disease. It outlines risk factors, ways to prevent diabetic retinopathy and what to watch out for.

    The fact sheet is available for download. Or order a copy to be mailed to you.

    Information about diabetic eye disease is also available in Arabic, Chinese, Greek, Italian and Vietnamese.