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    What help is available to me if I’m caring for someone with vision loss?

    A carer is typically a family member or friend who provides unpaid care or support for someone living with a chronic condition, disability or mental illness.

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    Diabetic macular oedema fact sheet

    Diabetic macular oedema (DMO) is a complication of diabetic retinopathy. This free fact sheet discusses how DMO is diagnosed, managed and treated.

    Vision Voice audio: Autumn 2022

    This is the audio version of our Vision Voice autumn 2022 newsletter, which is out now!

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    Vision Voice: autumn 2022

    The autumn 2022 edition of MDFA’s Vision Voice newsletter is out now!

    Webinar: The role of the optometrist in your eye care journey

    This webinar covers the role of your optometrist in your eye care journey.

    What are the different types of diabetic eye disease?

    This video explains the difference between proliferative and non-proliferative diabetic retinopathy, as well as diabetic macular oedema.

    Can diabetes affect my eyes?

    Diabetes can affect many parts of the body – including your eyes.

    Can diabetic eye disease be treated?

    While there is no cure for diabetic eye disease, there are several effective treatments.

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    How is AMD diagnosed?

    This video explains the tools an optometrist may use to diagnose age-related macular degeneration.

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