Diabetes and Eye Problems (cont.)
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Preventing Eye Problems With Diabetes
The American Diabetes Association offers these eye care guidelines for people with diabetes to help prevent eye problems:
To prevent eye problems in diabetes, you should:
When to Contact Your Doctor About Eye Problems in Diabetes
If you have diabetes, contact your doctor about any eye problems in if any of the following occur:
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Last Editorial Review: 5/12/2012
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