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Foods with Carotenoids.

What are carotenoids? Carotenoids are plant pigments responsible for the bright red, yellow and orange hues in many fruits and vegetables. These pigments play an important

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Is Macular Degeneration Genetic?

Age-related Macular Degeneration (AMD) is an age-related eye illness that can damage your central vision. Unfortunately, if there is a history of AMD in your family,

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Driving with AMD (Age-Related Macular Degeneration)

Patients and their families are often concerned about driving when diagnosed with or while suffering from age-related macular degeneration. While driving isn’t always out of the

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Drusen – What You Need To Know

During your recent eye exam your optometrist may have mentioned that they can see a few drusen at the back of your eye. This article will

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Do you struggle to see at night?

Have you ever wondered why you might struggle to see at night, read in dim light, or drive at night? Or perhaps can never find that pair of black socks in a darkly coloured drawer? This is most likely due to the impacts of poor contrast sensitivity.