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macular degeneration hallucinations

Macular Degeneration Hallucinations

Can macular degeneration cause visual hallucinations? Some people have been known to perceive faces or things that aren’t actually there as a result of vision loss brought on by age-related

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cataract surgery with macular degeneration

Cataract Surgery with Macular Degeneration

Should you have cataract surgery if you have macular degeneration? Let’s start by providing some context about cataract surgery with macular degeneration.  In the aging population, cataracts and Age-related Macular

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Treatments for Retinitis Pigmentosa

New Treatments for Retinitis Pigmentosa

Treatments for Retinitis Pigmentosa A collection of connected eye conditions known as retinitis pigmentosa result in progressive vision loss. The retina, a layer of light-sensitive tissue in the back of

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Photodynamic Therapy for Macular Degeneration

Photodynamic Therapy for Macular Degeneration

The therapy technique known as Photodynamic Therapy for Macular Degeneration (PDT), which was first used in ophthalmology in 2000, combines a low-power, long-duration infrared laser with the photosensitive injectable medication

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Macular Degeneration Imaging Modalities

The main cause of blindness in elderly people is macular degeneration, often known as age-related macular degeneration (ARMD). According to estimates from 2004, 1.75 million Americans over the age of

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Drusen Macular Degeneration

What is Drusen Macular Degeneration?

Drusen and macular degeneration, are they the same thing? The distinguishing characteristic of macular degeneration is drusen. An ophthalmologist can identify these little yellow or white patches on the retina

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how to heal macular degeneration naturally

How To Heal Macular Degeneration Naturally?

Age-related macular degeneration, which can cause visual abnormalities so severe that permanent “legal blindness” can ensue, it’s thought to affect 10 to 11 million Americans. In actuality, macular degeneration ranks

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am/fm radio for visually impaired

AM/FM Radio For Visually Impaired

Sangean PR-D17 AM/FM-RDS Portable Radio  This Radio Was Designed With The Visually Impaired in mind, with Helpful Voice Prompts, Simple, 10 Station Presets (5 AM, 5 FM), Stereo/Mono Switch, Alarm,

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Low Vision Watches

8 Best Low Vision Watches 2022

Men’s Large numbered talking Low Vision watches Atomic Talking Watch Big Numbers Quartz face, Stainless Steel Expanding or Leather Strap Great Gift for Elderly or Blind People This watch is

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phones for visually impaired

Best Phones for Visually Impaired

How Did We Pick the Best Cell Phones for People With Visual Impairments?  Visual impairments come in numerous forms, and few phones for visually impaired handle all of the related

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best low vision clocks 2022

Best Low Vision Clocks 2022

One of the most common low vision devices purchased for the home is a low vision clock.  There are many available different rooms in the house. Some are very simple

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macular degeneration wet vs dry

Macular Degeneration Wet Vs Dry

Learn about the distinctions between wet and dry macular degeneration, as well as how the symptoms, causes, and treatments can differ. Over 10 million people in the United States suffer

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Vision Therapy For Amblyopia

Vision Therapy For Amblyopia

Vision therapy is the most effective treatment for amblyopia in both children and adults alike. What makes it work so well? The brain’s neuroplasticity. Simply put, adults have less neuroplasticity

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What Causes Loss of Peripheral Vision

What Causes of Peripheral Vision Loss?

Peripheral vision loss, often known as tunnel vision, can be caused by a variety of medical diseases, including stroke, glaucoma, and diabetic eye disease. What is the peripheral vision? Peripheral

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What Is 20/60 Vision

What Is 20/60 Vision?

“20/20” is a word that almost everyone is familiar with. Many individuals consider it a source of pride. “I have 20/20 eyesight, according to my doctor.” If your vision is

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Transient vision loss

What Causes Transient Vision Loss?

Pathophysiology, and Etiology of Transient Vision Loss (TVL) and Amaurosis Fugax Transient vision loss in adults is a common complaint with an identified etiology in the majority of instances. The

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Bioptic Driving Laws By State

Bioptic Driving Laws By State

Bioptic Laws in Alaska The use of bioptics is allowed, however the rules are ambiguous. A minimum of 20/40 in one eye is required for an unrestricted license. The same

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Eye diseases that cause blindness

Eye Diseases That Cause Blindness

There are many eye diseases that cause blindness, and they’re often preventable or treatable if caught early enough. Knowing how to prevent it is key. Learn more about the different

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Can Legally Blind Drive

Can Legally Blind Drive?

It is unsafe to drive if you have a vision impairment or you’re Legally Blind. Learn the facts and figures about driving with a vision impairment. Although strong eyesight is

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Central vision loss

What Is Central Vision Loss?

Central vision loss is usually the result of damage to the macular area of the retina. It is the most devastating type of vision loss because it affects your ability

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CBD for Glaucoma

Does CBD Help Glaucoma?

What is CBD? CBD is an abbreviation for cannabidiol. It is the second most common active component in cannabis (marijuana). While CBD is an important component of medicinal marijuana, it

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What Causes Macular Degeneration

What Causes Macular Degeneration?

All Macular Degeneration patients begin with early-stage (early) AMD, which is characterized by a lack of symptoms. Drusen, or small white spots in the retina, are detected by eye specialists

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Central vision loss

What is Wet Macular Degeneration?

Wet Macular degeneration is one of two types of macular degeneration.  Dry macular degeneration is the other type.  Most people start out with the dry form and can progress to

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Is Glaucoma Hereditary

Is Glaucoma Hereditary?

The answer is yes. Many forms of glaucoma are inherited. The most common form of glaucoma that is inherited is Early-onset Glaucoma followed by Primary congenital Glaucoma.  These two conditions

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