Diabetic Retinopathy

Preventing the preventable: Combating diabetic retinopathy in at-risk women

World Diabetes Day is the world’s largest diabetes awareness campaign. This year’s theme, Women and Diabetes, promotes the importance of access for all women with diabetes to education, treatment and care. Oslo University Hospital/University of Oslo in collaboration with Eyenuk Inc. recently highlighted the importance of early detection of diabetic retinopathy (DR) in women in

How Diabetes Can Affect the Eyes

Most people know that diabetes is about insulin abnormalities, whether it’s not producing enough insulin or body’s inability to recognize insulin and use it properly (in type 1 diabetes) or resistance to insulin (in type 2 diabetes).  Quite a few know that the pancreas is involved in this, and are at least vaguely aware that