Decrease Your Risk for Macular Degeneration

According to a newly published study, the risk of macular degeneration is lowered through the consumption of fish and shellfish.  Research at the Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University, … [Read more...]

Blue Light-filtering IOL may Prevent Onset and Progression of Macular Degeneration

The implantation of a blue light-filtering intraocular lens (IOL) may prevent the onset and progression of age-related macular degeneration according to investigators in a newly released … [Read more...]

Early Detection and Prevention of Macular Degeneration

Investigators at the University of North Carolina and University of Kentucky have identified a new target allowing for the early detection and early treatment of macular degeneration.  With macular … [Read more...]

Physical Activity Lowers Risk of Macular Degeneration

The risk of developing macular degeneration has been showed to be decreased through vigorous physical activity such as running.  In a study published in the journal of Investigative Ophthalmology and … [Read more...]

Antioxidants May Prevent Macular Degeneration

A new study published in the Journal of Biological Chemistry shows that an antioxidant rich diet can help protect against eye disease such as macular degeneration. Macular degeneration, the leading … [Read more...]