Taking a Closer Look at Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD)

Taking a Closer Look at Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD)

Age-related macular degeneration–also called AMD–is a leading cause of vision loss in older Americans. This eye disease damages the macula–a small region in the center of the eye’s light-sensing tissue, called the retina. The macula contains millions of cells that give us sharp, central, and color vision. The vision that we use to read, write,…