The sun has harmful effects on various parts of your body, including the eyes. It increases your risk of developing eye diseases, such as cataracts and cancer.
Diabetes is a systemic disease with ocular manifestations, such as diabetic retinopathy and macular edema. In the United States, over 100 million adults are living with diabetes or prediabetes. These people are more prone to developing different eye problems that can cause poor eyesight and even vision loss.