Vision Health

“Art is not what you see, but what you make others see” ~ Edgar Degas

Useful sites with information about age-related macular degeneration

National Eye Institute fact sheet on AMD

Research to Prevent Blindness AMD fact sheet

USDA list of foods rich in lutein and zeaxanthin

How to eat a balanced diet (for your eyes and the rest of you)


The Lakkaraju Lab participates in outreach events on vision health and AMD:

Mini medical school Your vision in finer focus

Talks about glaucoma, age-related macular degeneration and retinal detachments.

Wednesday Nite @ the Lab Eyeing cells to understand age-related macular degeneration (Videos available here and here)

Lions Club 

Age-related macular degeneration: How genes and lifestyle choices affect our vision

Insight into age-related macular degeneration

Women’s Health Initiative

Seeing clearly – exploring age-related macular degeneration





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