Uncontrolled diabetes can be extremely damaging to eye health. Many diabetics
find themselves facing vision problems, such as cataracts and macular
degeneration. If left unaddressed, eye conditions relating to diabetes
can to vision loss and blindness.
This video discusses some ways diabetics can safeguard their vision. The
first step to preventing any kind of diabetic complication, including
vision problems, is to maintain good blood sugar control. Adding vitamin
C, bioflavinoids, and other anti-oxidants can help protect the capillaries
in the eyes and keep eye problems at bay.
Eye exams are a key part of diabetes management. Set up an appointment with
Dr. Mark Hornfeld today at (212) 580-8881 to get on the road to good eye health.