8 Ways to Prevent or Halt Macular Degeneration

“An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.” The classic proverb was coined by Benjamin Franklin, who was obviously referencing the concept that it is easier to stop something from happening in the first place than to repair the damage after it has already been done. The notion rings true for many instances, particularly where eye disease is… More →

Is Age-Related Macular Degeneration Hereditary?

Do you have a grandparent dealing with vision loss caused by macular degeneration? Or, perhaps your older sister is developing tell-tale signs of the disease? Maybe you’ve even watched more than one relative adjust to life with AMD. And as frightening as it can be to even consider losing your central vision, if you have a relative with deteriorating sight… More →