AMD Alliance Resource
Learn more about wet AMD as a chronic disease in this AMD Alliance International report. It calls attention to the importance of early intervention, regular proactive treatment and integrated care, and that research continues for improved treatment options. The Foundation Fighting Blindness is a proud member of AMD Alliance International.
Dr. Stephen Rose on AARP Radio Program
The Foundation’s Chief Research Officer contributed to a popular AARP radio program heard across the nation, where he discussed the complexity of AMD and emerging AMD research. Learn morehere.
View our 6 part AMD Video Series:
Video 1: Advancements in AMD Research
- Video 2: "Treatment & Therapy for AMD" (Download the video transcript)
- Video 3: "Diagnosis of AMD" (Download the video transcript)
- Video 4: "Symptoms of AMD" (Download the video transcript)
- Video 5: "AMD: Risk Factors & Preventions" (Download the video transcript)
- Video 6: "What Is Macular Degeneration?" (Download the video transcript)
A Voice of AMD Awareness
The Foundation’s ongoing print PSA campaign targets
national magazines to help raise awareness about AMD risk, symptoms and
resources. The effort has achieved visibility in highly circulated publications
including AARP The Magazine, Southern Living and Cooking
Light, among others, to reach millions of readers. An online PSA component
also appeared on the websites of Women’s Health and Men’s
Reaching people who are affected with, or at risk for, AMD is an important part of the Foundation’s commitment to be the premier source of education and information for vision-robbing retinal conditions.
Should I Get Genetically Tested for AMD?
More genetic tests are becoming available everyday for a wide range of diseases, including age-related macular degeneration (AMD), the leading cause of blindness in people 50 years of age and older. But can a genetic test help determine a person’s risk for AMD? Read more.
AMD Research Articles
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Foundation Fighting Blindness.
AMD Clinical Trials
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