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Nov 24, 2020

LEHIGH VALLEY EYE CENTER

AMD CENTER OF EXCELLENCE FEATURE Please welcome our featured AMD Center of Excellence, Lehigh Valley Eye Center. Lehigh Valley Eye Center is the most comprehensive ophthalmology group in the entire…

LEHIGH VALLEY EYE CENTER

Nov 23, 2020

Don’t Trust Your Vision to a Piece of Paper

Don’t Trust Your Vision to a Piece of Paper Have you been given an Amsler Grid? The 1940s invention only detects wet Macular Degeneration early enough to help save vision…

Don’t Trust Your Vision to a Piece of Paper

Nov 19, 2020

Just 12 minutes of intense exercise is enough to change biomarkers in your blood

Physical exercise is good for your eyes. Cardio exercise also increases the flow of blood to the optic nerve and the retina. Because of these effects, overall eye health and…

Just 12 minutes of intense exercise is enough to change biomarkers in your blood

Nov 19, 2020

How smoking harms your eyes

By Aimee Rodrigues; reviewed by Gary Heiting, OD Smoking is the single largest preventable cause of disease and premature death in the United States. It harms nearly every organ in…

How smoking harms your eyes

Nov 19, 2020

Mississippi Retina Associates

AMD CENTER OF EXCELLENCE FEATURE Please help us in welcoming to the AMD Centers of Excellence, Mississippi Retina Associates.  Established in 1984, Mississippi Retina Associates specializes in the treatment of…

Mississippi Retina Associates

Nov 17, 2020

UC Davis Eye Center

AMD CENTER OF EXCELLENCE FEATURE Please welcome our featured AMD Center of Excellence, UC Davis Eye Center.  The UC Davis Health System Eye Center is Northern California’s leading academic tertiary…

UC Davis Eye Center

Nov 13, 2020

Retina Associates of Utah

AMD Center of Excellence FEATURE Please help us in welcoming to the AMD Centers of Excellence, Retina Associates of Utah. They are the largest retina specialty practice in the Intermountain…

Retina Associates of Utah

Nov 12, 2020

Multivitamins’ ‘benefits’ are all in your head: study

****Always check with your medical & eye care professional before taking any vitamins or supplements- Vitamins and supplements can have an adverse effect on your medication.*****https://www.fda.gov/consumers/consumer-updates/mixing-medications-and-dietary-supplements-can-endanger-your-health#:~:text=Certain%20dietary%20supplements%20can%20change,you%20need%2C%E2%80%9D%20Mozersky%20warns. MedicalXpress Breaking News-and-Events|November 11,…

Multivitamins’ ‘benefits’ are all in your head: study

Nov 11, 2020

Brown Retina Institute

AMD Center of Excellence FEATURE Please welcome our featured AMD Center of Excellence, Brown Retina Institute. The Brown Retina Institute was founded in 2010 to establish a medical practice devoted…

Brown Retina Institute

Nov 9, 2020

Low vision doctor provides care for those on their last hope

Resources for Low vision November 11th @ 12:00 pm EST- Hear Dr. Shuldiner speak about low vision and what can be done. Sign up here: https://macularhope.org/webinar-low-vision-resources/ By Lexington Howe Dr. Richard…

Low vision doctor provides care for those on their last hope

Nov 5, 2020

Irish researcher develops AI to help prevent sight loss

Algorithm developed by ophthalmologist helps predict progression of retinal diseases by: Kevin O’Sullivan Automation in analyzing scans is about to revolutionize patient outcomes with faster results affording earlier diagnosis and…

Irish researcher develops AI to help prevent sight loss

Nov 5, 2020

Palmetto Retina Center

AMD Center of Excellence FEATURE Please help us in welcoming to the AMD Centers of Excellence, Palmetto Retina Center.  Drs. Lloyd Clark, Jack Wells, David Johnson, John Payne, and Joshua…

Palmetto Retina Center

Nov 2, 2020

CALIFORNIA RETINA CONSULTANTS

AMD CENTER OF EXCELLENCE FEATURE   Please welcome our featured AMD Center of Excellence, California Retina Consultants. They provide comprehensive medical and surgical treatment for all disorders of the retina,…

CALIFORNIA RETINA CONSULTANTS

Oct 29, 2020

Virtual Reality Gives the Gift of Vision to Legally Blind Veterans

by: Peter Suciu Today about 130,000 U.S. veterans are legally blind, according to the Blind Rehabilitation Services at the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs, while more than a million now live…

Virtual Reality Gives the Gift of Vision to Legally Blind Veterans

Oct 29, 2020

Why are eye exams so important to your health? They can detect numerous illnesses

Have you heard the saying Your eyes are the window to your soul?  Your eyes are also the windows to your health. by Daisy Caballero REDDING, Calif. — It has been noted…

Why are eye exams so important to your health? They can detect numerous illnesses

Oct 28, 2020

Connecticut Eye Consultants, P.C.

AMD Center of Excellence FEATURE Please help us in welcoming to the AMD Centers of Excellence, Connecticut Eye Consultants.  Serving the Danbury area for more than 30 years, Connecticut Eye…

Connecticut Eye Consultants, P.C.

Oct 28, 2020

Nutrition: Why Pumpkin is so Healthy

BY JONATHAN EDWARDS Pumpkin is especially good for the health of the eyes. Because it is rich in vitamin A and beta-carotene. It also contains the antioxidants lutein and zeaxanthin, which…

Nutrition: Why Pumpkin is so Healthy

Oct 28, 2020

Google’s new Chromebook update promotes accessibility for disabled people

Google has introduced new updates for Chromebooks to help people with low vision and learning disabilities, an initiative that was much needed in the accessibility technological space. A nine-month-long pandemic…

Google’s new Chromebook update promotes accessibility for disabled people

Oct 27, 2020

Bay Area Retina Consultants

AMD Center of Excellence FEATURE Please welcome our featured AMD Center of Excellence, Bay Area Retina Consultants. Board-certified ophthalmologists, Dr. Jonathan Mines and Dr. Matthew Menosky specializing in diseases, treatment,…

Bay Area Retina Consultants

Oct 23, 2020

Scientists use gene therapy and a novel light-sensing protein to restore vision in mice

NIH-funded therapy will now be tested in humans. A newly developed light-sensing protein called the MCO1 opsin restores vision in blind mice when attached to retina bipolar cells using gene…

Scientists use gene therapy and a novel light-sensing protein to restore vision in mice

Oct 21, 2020

PREMIER EYE CARE OF EASTERN IDAHO

AMD Center of Excellence FEATURE Please help us in welcoming to the AMD Centers of Excellence, Premier Eye Care of Eastern Idaho.  Established in 2011, they are committed to providing…

PREMIER EYE CARE OF EASTERN IDAHO

Oct 19, 2020

Retina Consultants of Southern Colorado, P.C.

AMD Center of Excellence FEATURE Please welcome our featured AMD Center of Excellence, Retina Consultants of Southern Colorado, P.C.. They have over 30 years of experience and focus solely on…

Retina Consultants of Southern Colorado, P.C.

Oct 15, 2020

Implant Reduces Treatment Burden in Wet Macular Degeneration

by: Laird Harrison A ranibizumab implant (Port Delivery System) could ease treatment burden, and even improve long-term visual acuity, in people with neovascular age-related macular degeneration, interim results from the phase 3 randomized Archway…

Implant Reduces Treatment Burden in Wet Macular Degeneration

Oct 15, 2020

Mid Florida Eye Center

AMD Center of Excellence FEATURE Please help us in welcoming to the AMD Centers of Excellence, Mid Florida Eye Center.  For over 30 years their goal has been to provide…

Mid Florida Eye Center

Oct 12, 2020

Global Retina Institute

AMD Center of Excellence FEATURE Please welcome our featured AMD Center of Excellence, Global Retina Institute.  Founded by Dr. Robin Ross, the Global Retina Institute brings cutting edge retinal research,…

Global Retina Institute

Oct 8, 2020

Ophthalmology Associates, P.S.C

AMD Center of Excellence FEATURE Please help us in welcoming to the AMD Centers of Excellence, Ophthalmology Associates, P.S.C.  Located in Louisville, Kentucky offering the best in medical/surgical glaucoma, retina, pediatric…

Ophthalmology Associates, P.S.C

Oct 6, 2020

Stem cells for dry AMD with GA show promise in early study

October 1, 2020 Michelle Dalton, ELS Patients underwent short-course, perioperative systemic immunosuppression prior to the procedure This article was reviewed by Christopher D. Riemann, MD Subretinal transplantation of human embryonic…

Stem cells for dry AMD with GA show promise in early study

Oct 5, 2020

Medical Center Ophthalmology Associates

AMD Center of Excellence FEATURE   Please welcome our featured AMD Center of Excellence, Medical Center Ophthalmology Associates. For over 35 years Medical Center Ophthalmology Associates has earned the trust…

Medical Center Ophthalmology Associates

Oct 2, 2020

Long Island and Queens Vitreoretinal Consultants, P.C.

AMD Center of Excellence FEATURE Please help us in welcoming to the AMD Centers of Excellence, Long Island and Queens Vitreoretinal Consultants, P.C.   Proudly serving the community for over…

Long Island and Queens Vitreoretinal Consultants, P.C.

Sep 30, 2020

First Eye Associates, P.C.

AMD Center of Excellence Feature Please welcome our featured AMD Center of Excellence, First Eye Associates, P.C. First Eye Associates, P.C. is Omaha’s longest-standing ophthalmology clinic taking care of your medical…

First Eye Associates, P.C.

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