Age-related Macular Degeneration in a Nutshell

A common cause of visual impairment in the developed countries, age-related macular degeneration or AMD, as the name suggests, is caused by ageing primarily. There are however some factors which contribute to early and more severe manifestations. The following infographic describes those risk factors and shows how you can reduce the risk of AMD. [Image by National Eye Institute/ CC BY 2.0]

5 Useful Tips To Prevent or Delay Age-related Macular Degeneration

Age-related Macular Degeneration (AMD) is a common cause of visual impairment and blindness, especially in the developed countries. It is found in old age-group with gradual and painless loss of vision. The central part of the retina, which is called as macula, degenerates because of various genetic and environmental factors. Here are a few things you can do to prevent or slow down the progression of AMD: Seniors are at heightened risk for age-related macular [...]

2016-11-06T15:48:57+00:00 June 27th, 2016|Diseases & Conditions, Prevention|1 Comment