Regular Eye Exams are Key for Preventing Vision Loss from AMD

AMD may show no symptoms in the early stages; early detection is crucial for preventing blindness.

Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is the top cause of vision loss in older adults, but you can take certain steps to protect your eyes and preserve your vision. “AMD is a multifactorial disease related to advancing age, genetics, and environmental exposures,” says Szilárd Kiss, MD, associate professor of ophthalmology at Weill Cornell Medical College. “Being over […]

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