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Apr 24, 2018

How to Choose Sunglasses That Protect and Enhance Your Vision

Did you know that sunglasses can not only protect your vision but they can enhance your vision as well?

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Apr 23, 2018

Macular Degeneration Aids Using Voice Activation: Just Ask

Macular Degeneration Aids - Get Time, Set Alarm, Check Weather, Create a shopping list or Play Music with simple voice commands

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Apr 22, 2018

Surprise and Hope: Am I Really "One of the Lucky Ones?"

I offer this somewhat abbreviated anecdote realizing readers may take it with a shaker full of salt, but intend it to convey a personal glimpse of valid

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Apr 18, 2018

Wet Macular Degeneration Treatment Research

Drugs like Lucentis, Eyelea and Avastin target the suppression of VEGF-A to halt or slow this blood vessel growth. However VEGF-C and VEGF-D also contribute to this aberrant growth which is why these specific proteins are the focus of a new study that combines the suppression of VEGF-A, VEGF-C, and VEGF-D.

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Apr 13, 2018

Macular Drusen - An Early Symptom of Macular Degeneration

Macular Drusen - Ask Your Eye Doctor This Question at your next eye exam. Why type, size, and number matter.

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Apr 12, 2018

Macular Degeneration And Smoking - Reduce Your Risk of AMD

Macular Degeneration and Smoking - One of AMD's Greatest Risk Factors

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Apr 10, 2018

Eye Floaters and Flashes: Harmless or Serious Eye Symptoms?

Floaters and flashes, are they a harmless and normal part of the aging process or a sign of a serious eye condition like a detached retina?

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Apr 06, 2018

Blue Blocker Sunglasses - How They Help Protect the Macula

Blue Blocker Sunglasses Protect the Retina, Reduce Glare & Enhance Vision

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Apr 06, 2018

Large Print Checks and Check Writing Guides For Easy Money Management

Large Print Checks - Free money reader and tips for accurate record keeping for those with macular degeneration.

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Apr 05, 2018

What to expect?

I am now 67 but was diagnosed at age 43. My ophthalmologist just kept a yearly check on my eyes and at age 63 sent me to a retina specialist stating he

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