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Patchy vision? Diabetes and your eyes (Diabetic retinopathy)

Posted on: 9 January, 2017
Issue: Vol 17 No 1, January 2017 – March 2017
Related to Diabetes Eye health Health promotion

Vision Initiative (2016)
Patchy vision? Diabetes and your eyes (Diabetic retinopathy)
Melbourne: Vision Initiative

This brochure promotes Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander eye health and focuses on information about diabetic retinopathy.

The resource looks at the impact diabetes can have on your eyes. The brochure emphasises the importance of regular eye examinations.

The brochure provides information on:

  • what is patchy vision? (Diabetic retinopathy)
  • what are the symptoms?
  • who is at risk?
  • what can be done?

Australian Indigenous HealthInfoNet abstract