More on Diabetes and Stress (and De-Stressing)

More on Diabetes and Stress (and De-Stressing)

We blogged about the multiple links between stress and diabetes in September last year (“Can Stress & Anxiety Cause Diabetes?”) Unsurprisingly, the situation has not improved over the past challenging months, thanks to COVID-19 and other stressors. So, let’s re-cap: Everyone can feel stressed from time to time. Having diabetes to manage as well as…

We are live – Meet the iClinic!
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We are live – Meet the iClinic!

Retinopathy risk and diabetic eye screening management revolutionized We at RetinaRisk have launched the iClinic, our browser-based decision support tool for improved diabetic eye health. The RetinaRisk iClinic enables healthcare professionals around the world to revolutionize their approach to diabetic eye care by swiftly identifying patients who are most at risk of developing sight-threatening diabetic…

Anti-VEGF Injection Therapy For Patients With Diabetic Retinopathy
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Anti-VEGF Injection Therapy For Patients With Diabetic Retinopathy

Anti-VEGF therapy has provided a ray of hope to diabetic patients who are likely to develop complications like retinopathy and blindness. Here is a brief discussion of what exactly an anti-VEGF therapy means, how it works, possible side effects, and the role it can play in the management of diabetic retinopathy.

What Is Gestational Diabetes And Does It Affect Your Eyesight?
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What Is Gestational Diabetes And Does It Affect Your Eyesight?

During pregnancy, a number of changes occur in the body due to the alterations in the levels of certain hormones that keep fluctuating during different trimesters. These changes may put women at risk of certain complications including gestational disasters. Gestational diabetes, just like type 1 and type 2 diabetes, is marked by a rise in…

Why Cholesterol Levels Matter For Preventing Diabetic Retinopathy?

Why Cholesterol Levels Matter For Preventing Diabetic Retinopathy?

If you are diagnosed with diabetes, you must already be aware that controlling your blood glucose levels is important. It is also important to check your cholesterol levels on the regular basis and seek timely treatments in case the test shows abnormal results in order to prevent complications such as diabetic retinopathy. You need to…