Name: Tom Talley
Home: FL Forest Hills, NY
Diagnosis: Wet MD
Eyes Affected: Both
Eye Color: Blue
Age at Diagnosis: 69
Visual Acuity: 20/200
Treatment: Vitamins .
Prognosis or Current State of Vision: Legally blind, but good, if dim, periferal vision.
Family History: None that we are aware of.
Impact on My Life: As a scholar involved in research, fairly devastating.
Positive Effects: Well, I'm not as busy.
Adaptations: 21 inch monitor, screen magnification, speech synthesis, MagniCam, etc.
Working: No, I retired four years before diagnosis.
More About Me: Grateful to be active and contented at my age.