Antioxidants Prevent Blindness in Aging Population

Macular degeneration is a degenerative eye disease that attacks the macula, that part of the retina responsible for sharp, central vision. Researchers at Brigham Young and Weill Medical College of … [Read more...]

Oily Fish Reduces Macular Degeneration

Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is a major cause of blindness in aging adults.  A new study published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition suggests that eating oily fish once a week … [Read more...]

Macular Degeneration Worsens with Obesity

A new study releaed at the Royal Institute of the Bling (RNIB) supports other studies that show macular degeneration can worsen with obesity. Statistics indicate that approximately 30 percent of … [Read more...]

Eating Fruit Lowers Risk of Macular Degeneration

Eye diseases such as macular degeneration can be avoided in some cases by lowering the risk associated with the disease.  Eating fruit can lower the risk associated with macular degeneration. A … [Read more...]

Omega-3 Fatty Acids Prevent Macular Degeneration

Some researchers have focused on reducing the risk associated with macular degeneration.  Recent studies have shown that omega-3 fatty acids have been linked to the prevention of macular … [Read more...]