Retinopathy Treatment and Regular Appointments

Last updated: May 2023

In 2020 I discovered I had diabetic retinopathy. Unfortunately, I received my diagnosis a little too late, and the majority of my right eye's vision was destroyed.

Now, when I work as an advocate, I emphasize how crucial it is to have regular eye checkups that actually might preserve your sight.

I want other diabetic retinopathy sufferers to be aware of the following:

You must also pay special attention to how your eyes are functioning. Individuals who have diabetic retinopathy frequently experience floaters or dark spots in their field of vision. I'm familiar with all of my floaters.

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