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Experimental drug may lead to simpler treatment of macular degeneration

  Experimental drug may lead to simpler treatment of macular degeneration Experimental drug may lead to simpler treatment of macular degeneration

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Macular Degeneration Drug May Reduce Number of Injections Needed: (wouldn’t that be great?)

IMRF- VISION & TREATMENTS for Macular Degeneration:  #aarp#hello2017 #sight #MacularDegeneration Macular Degeneration Drug May Reduce Number of Injections Needed: (wouldn’t that be great?) 1/19/2017 HealthDay News — An experimental drug, AXT107, may one day make treatment simpler for patients with age-related macular degeneration, according to research published in the January 18 issue of Science Translational Medicine. “We…

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I am 64 years young……

I was diagnosed with AMD last October when I went for a routine exam. At that time it was dry in both eyes. Six weeks later I started having trouble reading. I had difficulty recognizing faces if they weren’t close by me. Lines on signs looked wavy or crooked too. I went back and was…

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