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Preparing for a Visit to the Eye Doctor

Preparing for a Visit to the Eye Doctor Care

I know many of us are well past that first, scary diagnosis of macular degeneration and some already know much more than they ever wanted to about it. But for those of you earlier on that journey, here are some ideas on optimizing your time with the doctor. Newly diagnosed with AMD, now what? We all want…

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Accessible Prescription Information and Medication Management

Accessible Prescription Information and Medication Management Care Resources

According to the AFB Access to Drug Labels Survey Report, the print-impaired community is particularly at risk for at-home medication errors, such as swallowing the wrong pill, missing a refill date, or ingesting expired medications. Prescription labels contain vital information about our medications and yet because that information is often printed on a rigid, curved surface…

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Diagnosed with Macular Degeneration… Now What (2 of 12) – Optometrist

Diagnosed with Macular Degeneration… Now What (2 of 12) - Optometrist Care Macular Degeneration Resources

So, you have been diagnosed with Macular Degeneration, now what?  Many, when being told they have Macular Degeneration, inaccurately hear, “I’m going blind”, and that can feel like your whole world is collapsing. It is extremely rare to go completely blind from Macular Degeneration, whether you have either the wet or dry type. If someone…

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Diagnosed with Macular Degeneration… Now What (12 of 12) – Attitude

Diagnosed with Macular Degeneration… Now What (12 of 12) - Attitude Care Macular Degeneration Resources

So, you have been diagnosed with Macular Degeneration, now what?  Many, when being told they have Macular Degeneration, inaccurately hear, “I’m going blind”, and that can feel like your whole world is collapsing. It is extremely rare to go completely blind from Macular Degeneration, whether you have either the wet or dry type. If someone…

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Diagnosed with Macular Degeneration… Now What (9 of 12) – COMS

Diagnosed with Macular Degeneration… Now What (9 of 12) - COMS Care Macular Degeneration Resources

So, you have been diagnosed with Macular Degeneration, now what?  Many, when being told they have Macular Degeneration, inaccurately hear, “I’m going blind”, and that can feel like your whole world is collapsing. It is extremely rare to go completely blind from Macular Degeneration, whether you have either the wet or dry type. If someone…

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Diagnosed with Macular Degeneration… Now What (8 of 12) – CLVRT

Diagnosed with Macular Degeneration… Now What (8 of 12) - CLVRT Care Macular Degeneration Resources

So, you have been diagnosed with Macular Degeneration, now what?  Many, when being told they have Macular Degeneration, inaccurately hear, “I’m going blind”, and that can feel like your whole world is collapsing. It is extremely rare to go completely blind from Macular Degeneration, whether you have either the wet or dry type. If someone…

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