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MacD Digital Educational Materials

 

 

In the Meantime:  My MacD Story to Tell

The Original Advocate For Sight

 

Bill Kilroy Talks About Living With MacD

 

Hilda Sharf Talks about Living with MacD

 

Chris Strom Talks About Living with MacD

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AMSLER GRID

Click below to download a copy of the Amsler Grid. Remember, if those lines get wavy, contact your ophthalmologist or retina doctor immediately!

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Wet AMD Infographic

Click below to download a copy and learn more about Wet AMD.

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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS ABOUT AMD

 Click below to have AMD questions and answers at your fingertips!

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QUESTIONS TO ASK YOUR EYE DOCTOR

Recently diagnosed with AMD? Print out these questions and take them with you to your next eye doctor appointment. The more you know…

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Living with Vision Impairment Guide

Recently diagnosed with AMD? Print out this guide to
living with vision impairment.

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HEALTHY VISION GROCERY LIST

Download this list of eye-healthy foods and take it with you to the supermarket! Download now or watch as a video!

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VISION-FRIENDLY NUTRIENTS

Download a copy of our vision-friendly nutrients handout and learn more about an eye healthy.

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11 Tips to Help Maintain Independence Despite Visual Impairment

These easy and practical tips will help you maintain your independence despite your visual impairment. Download now or watch as a video!

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CATARACTS AND AMD

Want to know the connection between cataracts and AMD? Download this article and find out.

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What is the difference between Age Related Macular Degeneration (AMD) and Myopic Macular Degeneration (MMD)?

Click below to download a copy and learn more about the differences between AMD and MMD.

Statins have been hypothesized to be potentially protective in AMD as they reduce LDL and have anti-inflammatory properties. Looking at the bigger picture, overall the research is conflicting. We need more data to prescribe statins for AMD treatment. In the meantime, focus on a low cholesterol healthy diet – it can’t hurt.

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