If you have diabetes, it can affect all parts of your body, including your eyes. If your blood glucose levels are too high or regularly out of control, you can cause a lot of irreparable damage to your eyes. That's why you should make sure you get your eyes checked regularly. For diabetics, the recommendation is to get your eyes checked every year. So, what should be happening when you go see your eye doctor?
Everyone has to face at least subtle vision loss, but veterans are in often unpredictably hazardous conditions. Whether it's constant bad lightening in a culture of toughing it out, or being stationed in areas with low visibility and high sand or dust in the air, going to hazardous locations can result in a lot of accelerated wear and tear whether you're involved in combat, rough engineering, or any other military tasks.