Tag Archives: macular degeneration

I’ve lived with macular degeneration for almost my entire life. As a result, I’m very familiar with devices that, for the last 30 years, have helped people with low vision. These devices have primarily assisted people with reading and writing. Yet, experts say that individuals with high-functioning low vision typically need between 6 and 8 […]


Age related macular degeneration or AMD/ARMD is a degenerative eye disease affecting millions around the world, not only deteriorating their vision, but also capable of inflicting blindness. This passage uncovers all major aspects of AMD quite comprehensively, as sequenced below: Macular Degeneration Overview What is Retina? What is Macula? What is AMD/ARMD? What are the […]


Did you know? Now that’s quite surprisingly true – eye problems in seniors are that common, not only in the US, but all over the world. If you are unable to detect and treat certain eye problems in the elderly in time, their chances of falling victim to partial or total vision loss arise significantly. […]


Did you know what ailment frightens majority of Americans the most? Well, it’s none other than the fear of vision loss according to a recently published report. However, many Americans still fail to be responsive to the eye diseases, problems and factors that can potentially damage their eyesight, delaying to take appropriate steps to restore […]


What is Macular Degeneration? Macular degeneration is an eye disease – causing vision loss to more than 11 million Americans! A Breakdown of the term Macular degeneration – Macular relates to the macula of the eye- it is that part of the retina, which is responsible for a sharp vision, while degeneration means – losing the original […]