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Mar 23, 2017

Carotenoids Are More Than Carrots and Affect More Than Our Vision

An association between higher macular pigment levels and better cognition testing was shown in an analysis of data from about 4500 adults aged ≥50 years enrolled in The Irish Longitudinal Study on Aging.

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Mar 22, 2017

Large Print Keyboards - Large, Easy to See and Read Buttons

Large Print Keyboards - Backlit For Accurate and Easy Typing

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Mar 21, 2017

Drusen - Understanding this Symptom of Macular Degeneration

Drusen - Do you have them, what kind, and what does that mean for your vision.

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Mar 18, 2017

Low Vision Games - Like Scrabble, Sequence and Rummikub

Low Vision Games - keep your mind active and your social life alive.

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Mar 16, 2017

Ups and downs

I am still hoping to hear from someone with a similar experience to mine. After 4 years of injections with Avastin, there has been slight improvement in

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Mar 16, 2017

Eccentric Viewing - Have Macular Degeneration? Use your Peripheral Vision

Eccentric Viewing - How to maximize your useable vision when you have macular degeneration.

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Mar 15, 2017

Light Up Your Closets, Cabinets and Dark Corners

One of the most common frustrations for those with macular degeneration is that there never seems to be enough light. Closets and cupboards seem darker and finding the right piece of clothing or can of soup becomes increasingly difficult.

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Mar 13, 2017

Reduce Computer Eye Strain - Tips for Caring for Your Eyes

Reduce Computer Eye Strain - Symptoms and Relief for Computer Eye Fatigue

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Mar 09, 2017

Visual Aids for Macular Degeneration - Aids to Keep You Independent

Best Visual Aids for Macular Degeneration - Solutions for Solving Frustration from Vision Loss

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Mar 07, 2017

More Than One Way to Read Books

Books for most of us avid readers, are like a good friend - you find an interesting one and you can't wait to get back to it and your sad when the story ends.

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