Macular Degeneration Articles A-Z
Macular Degeneration Genetics - Macular Degeneration Research
This page contains links to eMedTV Macular Degeneration Articles containing information on subjects from Macular Degeneration Genetics to Macular Degeneration Research. The information is organized alphabetically; the "Favorite Articles" contains the top articles on this page. Links in the box will take you directly to the articles; those same links are available with a short description further down the page.
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- Macular Degeneration Genetics
Research has shown that macular degeneration has a strong genetic component. As this eMedTV page explains, there is a genetic variant that can increase the risk of developing this disorder. This page discusses macular degeneration genetics in detail.
- Macular Degeneration Information
- Macular Degeneration Prevention
Macular degeneration prevention methods include regular eye exams and adopting a healthy lifestyle. This eMedTV resource describes these and other options that can help lower the risk of developing macular degeneration.
- Macular Degeneration Questions
After your diagnosis, you may have several questions about macular degeneration. This selection from the eMedTV library provides a list of macular degeneration questions you may want to ask your eye care professional.
- Macular Degeneration Research
As this eMedTV article explains, current areas of research on macular degeneration are focused on the effects of vitamins and the role of genetics. This article discusses these and other areas of research on the disease.