age-related macular degeneration

Macular degeneration is the leading cause of vision loss in older age, and typically begins to affect adults who are 55 and older

By Ask the Doctors • June 10, 2022

Dear Doctor: I was recently diagnosed with wet macular degeneration and am now receiving periodic injections for the disease. My question is: What causes it? ...

By Ask the Doctors • September 6, 2018

Age-related Macular Degeneration is one of the leading causes of blindness among seniors, affecting approximately 2.1 million people nationwide. By 2050, it is expected ...

By uclahealth • February 12, 2018

Studies show there is a gender gap in eye disease. Women are more likely than men to suffer from sight-threatening conditions such as age-related ...

By uclahealth • May 18, 2017

Nearly two out of three adults in the United States report having eye or vision problems, according to a national survey released by the ...

By uclahealth • September 27, 2016