Diagnosed with Macular Degeneration… Now What (4 of 12) - VA Hospital 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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Top 10 Low Vision Aids for Age-related Macular Degeneration (AMD) For 2018 Technology Top Choices

If you are interested in the Top 10 List for 2019, you can find it by <clicking here>! Here Are Our Top Products For 2018: 1. DaVinci Pro — Portable 3-in-1 CCTV Video Magnifier <New Video> 2. Ruby XL HD — Handheld Electronic Video Magnifier <New Video> 3. Explore 8 <New Video> 4. Topaz OCR Desktop Video Magnifier…

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Who's Paying for Assistive Technology? Care News

The market for technology that helps the disabled is growing, but costs remain an issue. The on-going challenge to have assistive technology covered, or at the very least, allow as a tax deduction for people who pay out of pocket. When Lee Huffman wants to use his personal computer, he launches a special application that…

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5 Worst Eye Problems Glaucoma Resources

Here are the 5 worst eye problems that affect the elderly. 1. Glaucoma:  Abrupt and severe pain in your eyes and seeing halos can be signs of glaucoma. Glaucoma is an eye condition caused by elevated levels of fluid pressure in the eyes, which can potentially damage the fragile fibers of the optic nerve. This damage…

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