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Oct 19, 2018

Who Is On Your Team

Lately, there always seems to be a "very important" football game on at my house on the weekends. How many favorite football teams do you have I asked my husband? I think his answer boiled down to "whatever team is playing." ....

In much the same way, someone with macular degeneration needs different specialists who play different roles on their eye care team.

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Oct 17, 2018

Low Vision Clocks - Big, Bold, Black Numbers or Listen To the Time

Low Vision Clocks - Macular degeneration aids for keeping up with Date, Time and Day with Large Number and Talking Clocks

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Oct 14, 2018

Macular Disease - Types of Retinal Conditions Affecting The Macula

Macular Disease - What is Macular degeneration, macular edema and myopic macular degeneration can affect young and old for different reasons. What is the definition of macular degeneration and other diseases that affect the macula.

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Oct 12, 2018

White Cane Safety Day - Why Use a White Cane and How to Get One Free

This well recognized symbol provides safety, independence, and confidence to those who suffer other visual losses such as depth perception or central or peripheral vision loss.

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Oct 11, 2018

Large Print Books - Keep Reading With Books That Have Larger Fonts

Combine large print books with better lighting. Macular degeneration aids for easier reading and less eye strain for those with macular degeneration.

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Oct 04, 2018

What Does Inflammation Have To Do With Macular Degeneration?

"AMD is an ocular disease with inflammation strongly interwoven into its pathogenesis."

Chronic inflammation is a slow and ongoing response of the body whose immune system is constantly "on" and fighting, even when there is no imminent danger.

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Oct 02, 2018

Audio Books for the Blind - Enjoy Reading? Listen to Your Books

Audio Books for the Blind - Find out how to get free and discount audio books, books on CD rental, and free audio books on line

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Oct 01, 2018

Low Vision Gifts - Get ideas - Talking Watches to Large Button Phones

Low Vision Gifts - Ideas for your loved ones and friends with macular degeneration.

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Oct 01, 2018

Large Print Newspapers - Get Your News In Large Print. Here's How.

Large Print Newspapers and lighted magnifying options for those with Macular Degeneration or Low Vision - macular degeneration aids for reading include magnifying desk lamps, dome magnifiers to ebook readers

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Sep 29, 2018

Low Glycemic Carbs - What are Good and Healthy Carbs

Low Glycemic Carbs - What are They, Why are They Good for Your Health and How to Incorporate them into your diet

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