This image provided by Roche, and manipulated by blurring the center of the image by the source, to illustrate how vision is affected by the so-called “dry” form of age-related macular degeneration. An experimental drug is showing promise against an
This image provided by the National Eye Institute shows a microscopic image of a retina being damaged by the so-called “dry” form of age-related macular degeneration. An experimental drug is showing promise against an eye disease that blinds older ad
PHOTO: Ray Flynn underwent a 4 hour procedure so that can see more fully after suffering from macular degeneration for years.
VIDEO: Ray Flynn, 80 was fitted with a retinal implant at the Manchester Royal Eye Hospital to correct his age-related macular degeneration.
VIDEO: ABC's Dr. Richard Besser has the details on aspirin and macular degeneration.
PHOTO: Macular degeneration is the leading cause of permanent vision among people aged 65 years and older.
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PHOTO Lauren Ashley was diagnosed at age 5 with pseudotumor cerebri, an unexplained buildup of fluid in the brain that pushes on the optic nerve often causing headaches, vision loss or even blindness.