Spring Is Time For Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD) Awareness

Thu, 22 Feb 2007 02:00 PM EST

... Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is the leading cause of visual impairment and blindness in Americans older than 50, affecting more than two million people.The American Academy of Ophthalmology wants to remind people that although AMD is incurable, there are new treatments that can usually recover lost vision and prevent further vision loss from the disease. [click link for full article] ...