Macular Degeneration Treatment by Injection

There are several macular degeneration treatments that are administered by injection.  These are used to treat the most severe form of macular degeneration known as wet macular degeneration. Wet … [Read more...]

Lucentis Costing Medicare $1 Billion

An analysis of medicare data shows that Lucentis, a treatment for wet macular degeneration is costing Medicare in the United States approximately $1 Billion per year. Researchers and eye care … [Read more...]

New Eye Treatment Effective for Macular Degeneration

A new treatment for the eye disease macular degeneration is showing great promise in studies. This may potentially lead to new forms of treatment for age-related macular degeneration and could help … [Read more...]

Macular Degeneration and Obesity

Research conducted at the Harvard Medical School has revealed that age-related macular degeneration could be made worst by being obesity. Patients suffering from the degenerative eye disease may find … [Read more...]

Nanosecond Laser Treatment for Dry Macular Degeneration

A new nanosecond laser treatment for dry macular degeneration is being tested at the Australian Centre for Eye Research.  It is hoped this new treatment will slow or reverse the effects of dry macular … [Read more...]