Macular Degeneration

May 16, 2013

AREDS 2 Vitamin Study for Macular Degeneration

AREDS vitamins can slow down ARMD in certain patients. AREDS 2 results were just released. Not much new information, but still a valuable study.
May 24, 2013

Vitamin & Diet Recommendations for ARMD

AREDS 2 did not change any dietary or supplement (vitamin) recommendations for those with macular degeneration. The original formula is still recommended.
August 28, 2013

Sophie is 93 and Reads!

I've written about another of my more elderly patients who remains independent and can read despite wet ARMD! She's 93!
March 5, 2014

Best Test for Macular Degeneration

What's the best test to diagnose macular degeneration? A fluorescein angiogram can distinguish normal drusen from ARMD.