Macular Degeneration

December 6, 2011

Eylea As Good As Lucentis

The FDA approved Eylea as a new treatment for wet macular degeneration. Recent reports indicate the drug is similar to Lucentis after the initial year of treatment. Why is this bad news?
January 31, 2012

Stem Cells Reported to Improve Vision

UCLA researchers announce improvement in 2 patients receiving stem cell transplants for retinal eye diseases; macular degeneration and Stargardt's Disease.
February 8, 2012

Part 2: Stem Cells to be Safe, Too

The recent report of two patients' vision improving from stem cells is very exciting. Just as exciting is the technology used to do so...safely.
March 8, 2012

What if I Have Drusen?

Drusen can be normal and do not mean the development of macular degeneration. There are other criteria that are required to make this diagnosis...not just drusen.