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MacD Digital Educational Materials
FAQs – Parts 1
FAQ Part 2
FAQ Part 3
FAQ Part 4
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
MyMacDLife is our Podcast and companion website education program. A collection of personal, authentic MacD stories from and about patients, families, and caregivers. The Podcast brings experts, knowledge, info, and fun to the airwaves. Our goal is to create an online community through powerful anecdotes that knit together a tapestry about living with this devastating, blinding disease.
These easy and practical tips will help you maintain your independence despite your visual impairment. Download now or watch as a video!
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.