ARMD

April 23, 2009

Eating Red Meat May Increase Chance of ARMD

Dietary intake of red meat may be risk factor for developing macular degeneration. Eating chicken may have beneficial effects.
April 24, 2009

Folic Acid and B Vitamins May Reduce Risk of Macular Degeneration

Vitamin supplements may decrease prevalence of ARMD. Homocysteine levels decreased as well.
April 27, 2009

Cataract Surgery Does Not Cause Macular Degeneration

Cataract surgery is not linked to macular degeneration.
May 1, 2009

What About Vitamins?

AREDS studied the value of vitamins in macular degeneration. AREDS2 may have some conclusive dietary recommendations.