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Mar 25, 2021

10 Nutrition and Health Benefits of Cashew Milk

Written by Lizzie Streit, MS, RDN, LD — Cashew milk is a popular non-dairy beverage made from whole cashews and water. It has a creamy, rich consistency and is loaded with vitamins,…

10 Nutrition and Health Benefits of Cashew Milk

Mar 22, 2021

Empowering patients and their caregivers to live fuller lives.

BY THE STAFF OF MODERN OPTOMETRY In 1998, Lawrence Hoffheimer’s mother was diagnosed with age-related macular degeneration (AMD). Wanting to do something to help her and others with the disease,…

Empowering patients and their caregivers to live fuller lives.

Mar 17, 2021

Mental Health Aspects of AMD Care

by: Jeffry D. Gerson, OD, FAAO Ralph Waldo Emerson said, “It’s not the destination, it’s the journey.” A strange quote with which to start a piece about age-related macular degeneration…

Mental Health Aspects of AMD Care

Mar 12, 2021

Building the Bionic Eye…With Car Tech?

Dr. Michael Beyeler and his team at UC Santa Barbara are prepping a smart prosthesis that provides cues to the visually impaired, much like a computer vision system talks to…

Building the Bionic Eye…With Car Tech?

Mar 4, 2021

Paul Vision Institute

AMD Center of Excellence FEATURE Please help us in welcoming  Paul Vision Institute, to the AMD Centers of Excellence. Dr. Edward Paul is known for his independence and tenacity when…

Paul Vision Institute

Mar 2, 2021

30 of the Best Anti-Aging Foods to Make Sure You Are Incorporating Into Your Diet

Have you noticed that most of these foods are recommended to help fight age-related macular degeneration. by: NICOLE PAJER The anti-aging industry is filled with supplements, creams, and products touted…

30 of the Best Anti-Aging Foods to Make Sure You Are Incorporating Into Your Diet

Feb 24, 2021

Survey

Data has shown that the COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in greater vision loss for macular degeneration patients due to delayed or missed eye appointments. We want to better understand how…

Survey

Feb 23, 2021

Get the Best Eye Care During COVID-19

You don’t have to neglect your vision needs during the pandemic By Lindsey Konkel A n eye exam with an ophthalmologist or optometrist can detect not only vision impairment but also conditions that threaten…

Get the Best Eye Care During COVID-19

Feb 19, 2021

Grin Eye Care

AMD Centers of Excellence Feature Please welcome our featured AMD Center of Excellence, Grin Eye Care.   Grin Eye Care has provided top-quality eye care in the Kansas City area…

Grin Eye Care

Feb 16, 2021

‘Gene therapy will lead to a breakthrough in treatment of eye disease’

by: Milan Lenters Scientists in Germany believe they have found a solution for people suffering from retinitis pigmentosa (RP) and macular degeneration (MD), as was explained in last week’s best-read story. RP is a congenital…

‘Gene therapy will lead to a breakthrough in treatment of eye disease’

Feb 8, 2021

Charles Retina Institute

AMD Centers of Excellence Feature Please welcome our featured AMD Center of Excellence, Charles Retina Institute. The Charles Retina Institute is one of the world’s foremost retinal clinics, specializing in…

Charles Retina Institute

Feb 8, 2021

My Accessible House

My Accessible House

Feb 4, 2021

Thomas Eye Group

AMD Centers of Excellence Feature Please help us in welcoming Thomas Eye Group to the AMD Centers of Excellence. Thomas Eye Group is a full-service eye care provider with 10…

Thomas Eye Group

Feb 3, 2021

Foresee Home AMD Monitoring Program

Don’t leave your vision to chance: 94% of patients using ForeseeHome maintained driving vision (20/40 or better) after their dry Macular Degeneration changed to wet. Ask us if ForeseeHome is…

Foresee Home AMD Monitoring Program

Feb 3, 2021

February is Age-Related Macular Degeneration and Low Vision Awareness Mont

What is Age-related macular degeneration (ARMD)? ARMD is a disorder of the macula. The macula is the part of your retina where your central and color vision comes from. ARMD…

February is Age-Related Macular Degeneration and Low Vision Awareness Mont

Feb 3, 2021

Metformin may prevent a common cause of vision loss in aging

by: Alicia Lasek The diabetes drug metformin may protect against the development of age-related macular degeneration, a common cause of blindness that to date has no effective preventive measures, according…

Metformin may prevent a common cause of vision loss in aging

Feb 2, 2021

Center for Sight

AMD Center of Excellence Feature Please welcome our featured AMD Center of Excellence, Center For Sight. Center For Sight is the premier, multi-physician, vision, cosmetic and skincare practice in Southwest…

Center for Sight

Jan 29, 2021

Retinal Consultants of San Antonio

AMD Centers of Excellence Feature Please help us in welcoming to the AMD Centers of Excellence, Retinal Consultants of San Antonio. With eight locations throughout the San Antonio area, their…

Retinal Consultants of San Antonio

Jan 29, 2021

Janigian Retina Associates

AMD Centers of Excellence Feature Please welcome our featured AMD Center of Excellence, Janigian Retina Associates.  Their 5 locations throughout Rhode Island provide you with state-of-the-art diagnosis, treatment and education…

Janigian Retina Associates

Jan 24, 2021

The Macula Center

AMD Center of Excellence Feature Please help us in welcoming The Macula Center to the AMD Centers of Excellence. Located in the Tampa Bay, Florida. The Macula Center practices specialize…

The Macula Center

Jan 18, 2021

Colorado Retina Associates

AMD Center of Excellence FEATURE Please welcome our featured AMD Center of Excellence, Colorado Retina Associates.  The largest retina practice in the Rocky Mountain region they provide treatment, care, and…

Colorado Retina Associates

Jan 14, 2021

We see a lot in news and articles about what kinds of things we can eat to help with or prevent Macular Degeneration. 

By:  Jeffry Gerson, OD, FAAO- Medical Director- Optometrists – for the Macular Degeneration Association We see a lot in news and articles about what kinds of things we can eat…

We see a lot in news and articles about what kinds of things we can eat to help with or prevent Macular Degeneration. 

Jan 14, 2021

Silverstein Eye Centers

AMD CENTERS of EXCELLENCE Please help us welcome Silverstein Eye Centers as the Featured AMD Centers of Excellence. Silverstein Eye Centers provide exceptional eye care to patients throughout the Kansas…

Silverstein Eye Centers

Jan 11, 2021

Wiles Eye Center

AMD Center of Excellence Feature Please welcome our featured AMD Center of Excellence, Wiles Eye Center. For more than 40 years Wiles Eye Center has provided complete eye care with…

Wiles Eye Center

Jan 11, 2021

The goodness of grapes

If you are taking blood thinners check with your medical provider about consuming grapes and the amount that is allowed due to the Vitamin K. By Lydia Atieno Grapes are…

The goodness of grapes

Jan 11, 2021

Has Dr. Sai Chavala Just Found the Cure for Macular Degeneration?

Please always check with your eye care professional before signing up for any experimental treatments or clinical trials. This article makes it clear that it is experimental and not yet…

Has Dr. Sai Chavala Just Found the Cure for Macular Degeneration?

Dec 30, 2020

Dr. Mali’s top 5 predictions for ophthalmology in 2021

by: Joshua Mali, MD In light of an unprecedented year filled with technological advancements and pivots, Joshua Mali, MD, offers his top 5 predictions in ophthalmology for 2021. Editor’s Note:…

Dr. Mali’s top 5 predictions for ophthalmology in 2021

Dec 18, 2020

Eye Associates of Boca Raton, P.A.

AMD Center of Excellence Feature Please help us in welcoming to the AMD Centers of Excellence, Eye Associates of Boca Raton, P.A. Committed to excellence in patient care and the…

Eye Associates of Boca Raton, P.A.

Dec 14, 2020

Retina Associates of Western NY, P.C.

AMD Centers of Excellence Feature Please welcome our featured AMD Center of Excellence, Retina Associates of Western NY, P.C..  Retina Associates of Western NY is a highly specialized group of…

Retina Associates of Western NY, P.C.

Dec 10, 2020

Arizona Retinal Specialists

AMD Center of Excellence FEATURE Please help us in welcoming to the AMD Centers of Excellence, Arizona Retinal Specialists   At Arizona Retinal Specialists, you’ll find a dedicated team of…

Arizona Retinal Specialists

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