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Easier treatment for blinding eye disease shows promise in clinical trial

Posted by on Nov 15, 2018 in Blog | 0 comments

Date:             October 26, 2018 Source:         American Academy of Ophthalmology Summary:    A new study shows that an implantable delivery system for a widely used medication to treat a blinding eye disease has enabled some patients to go 15 months in between treatments. This represents a vast improvement over the typical regimen of nearly monthly eye...

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Mediterranean Diet: Healthy Eating for Healthier Eyes

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Source:  www.aao.org  / Sep. 27, 2018 Written By: Kierstan Boyd Reviewed By: G Atma Vemulakonda, MD These heart-healthy foods may lower your risk for advanced age-related macular degeneration Eating the nutritious vegetables, fruits and fish of a Mediterranean-inspired diet can reduce your risk of developing age-related macular degeneration (AMD) or having it become more advanced. A European study and a Portuguese study both show that a diet...

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