How Diabetes Affects Your Eyesight, Kidneys and More

Medically reviewed in March 2022

The effects of type 2 diabetes can harm your eyesight, limbs and kidneys, among other parts of the body. Learn more about the complications of type 2 diabetes in this video.

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