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...]

Daily Aspirin Increases Risk of Macular Degeneration

New research has shown seniors taking a daily dose of aspirin are twice as likely to develop late stage macular degeneration than people who don't take the drug. While aspirin does not directly … [Read more...]

Macular Degeneration Risk Model Predicts Risk

Researchers have developed risk assessment model to help predict the development of age-related macular degeneration. In a report published in the Archives of Ophthalmology researchers have … [Read more...]

Macular Degeneration Linked to Aspirin Use

Apirin use in people 65 years of age and older has been linked to increased risk associated with the eye disease macular degeneration. A study recently presented at the Association for Research in … [Read more...]

Egg Yolks May Reduce Risk of Macular Degeneration

Consumption of regular egg yolk may reduce the risk associated with eye disease dry macular degeneration.  According to a report published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, the risk of … [Read more...]