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Charities unite to tackle leading cause of blindness

Four leading sight loss charities have announced a unique partnership to find a treatment for one of the world’s leading causes of blindness.  Blind Veterans UK, Fight for Sight, the Macular Society and Scottish War Blinded are jointly launching a collaboration to transform the funding of research to address age-related macular degeneration (AMD). The collaboration, […]

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Eye Patients To Be Treated Earlier

The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has cleared the way for eye patients to be treated on the NHS before they have to stop driving.The recommendation, which has been included in the new Clinical Guideline on the diagnosis and management of age-related macular degeneration (AMD). Currently, AMD patients with vision better than […]

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