HIV Drug May Treat Macular Degeneration

Researchers from the University of Kentucky in Lexington have found that a class of drugs used to treat HIV/AIDS could possibly be used as a treatment for age-related macular degeneration. Dry … [Read more...]

Smoking Linked to Macular Degeneration

Individuals who smoke are at a greater risk to develop age-related macular degeneration according to a new study conducted by the John Hopkins University School of Medicine. Macular degeneration or … [Read more...]

New Dry Macular Degeneration Drug Being Tested

A potential new drug treatment for Macular Degeneration is being tested for patients suffering from dry macular degeneration. The drug, Glatirmar is hoped to have long-term benefits for patients for … [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...]