What you should know about age-related macular degeneration
Perhaps you have just learned that you or a loved one has age-related macular degeneration, also known as AMD. If you are like many people, you probably do not know a lot about the condition or understand what is going on inside your eyes. This page will give you a general overview of AMD. You will learn about the following: Risk factors and symptoms of AMD Treatment options Low vision services that help people make the most of their remaining eyesight Support groups and others who can help The aim is to answer your questions and to help relieve some of the anxiety you may be feeling.