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Diagrams and descriptions of the parts of the eye, with emphasis on the retina.
A dramatic photo essay of one man’s personal experience with this surgical procedure. Warning: Photos may be disturbing to some people.
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Current information on clinical trials for macular degeneration.
A list of MD Support’s generous donors throughout the years.
Selected links to information about retinal problems.
Terms and definitions related to macular degeneration.
In-depth articles and commentaries about latest research and developments.
Indoor way-finding for state and national low vision conferences.
Descriptions and links to all other charitable macular degeneration organizations on the Internet.
Latest news plus over 125 easy-to-understand articles about research, eye conditions, latest developments, and miscellaneous subjects. Information is updated regularly.
Personal opinions from the MD Community on low vision devices.
View online or order the free books, “A Self Help Guide to Nonvisual Skills”, “Caring for the Visually Impaired”, “KeepSight Magazine”, “Through Our Eyes”, and “Visual Skills Workbook for People With Macular Degeneration”.
Links to companies recognized by MD Support for uniqueness and quality.
Exercises devised by Jennifer Galbraith, O.D., M.S. to strengthen peripheral vision.
A photo collection showing how people see with various retinal diseases.
The Amsler Grid, Visual Field Grid, & Snellen Chart.
Illustrations of visual symptoms relative to macular degeneration.
General description with retinal photographs and links to further information. Also available in audio version.
“The First Year: Age-Related Macular Degeneration”
An important book for understanding and living with low vision