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NEWS: Doris Tyler is suing a Georgia clinic and the Cell Surgical Network after an experimental stem cell treatment left her blind.
https://www.cbsnews.com/news/stem-cell-clinics-macular-degeneration-doj-cracking-down The federal government is cracking down on what it describes as “unscrupulous” stem cell clinics selling unapproved treatments for eye problems like macular degeneration. Many people with fading vision have turned to stem cell therapy, believing it’s their only shot of reversing their conditions. But the federal government hasn’t approved the treatments, so they’re…READ MORE
FDA seeking to stop procedures at two unregulated stem cell clinicsREAD MORE
I was diagnosed with dry macular degeneration 2 years ago. My search for information about how to deal with it and what more I should know led me to your website. I started using the kit you sent to me about a year and a half ago. Thanks to your kit I was able to…READ MORE
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Macular degeneration, or are-related macular degeneration (AMD), and Diabetic retinopathy (which is a complication of diabetes and is similar to AMD) are leading causes of blindness. The IMRF is dedicated to helping to prevent blindness. We do this through Macular Degeneration and Diabetic Retinopathy Education, Research and Awareness.
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