Is Eye Disease More Prevalent for Those with Diabetes?

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If you're diabetic and you live long enough with your disease, you're going to have some degree of eye damage from it. Now you can minimize that dramatically by good control of diabetes and good control of cholesterol and good control of blood pressure and there are some diabetics because of the genetics of their diabetes, who get disease earlier than others and type 1 diabetes behaves different with type 2 diabetes.