AMD: What it is, and how to spot it
February is AMD/Low Vision Awareness Month
AMD, otherwise known as age-related macular degeneration, is a vision condition that tends to affect people in the later years of their lives. With symptoms usually presenting when people are in their fifties and sixties, AMD causes gradual vision loss that can be difficult to deal with. The symptoms can vary, but the condition usually starts by causing a blurry or distorted spot in the middle of a person's vision.
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