Does aspirin cause macular degeneration?

Answer There is no proof that aspirin causes macular degeneration, though there are some studies under way as of 2010. A clinical study entitled "Complications of Age-Related Macular Degeneration Preventi... Read More »

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Does homocysteine cause macular degeneration?

On One Hand: Yes, DefinitelyAccording to a report released by the American Journal of Ophthalmology in January 2006, studies show that a person with increased levels of homocystiene--an amino acid-... Read More »

Is macular degeneration at age 46 a cause of lupus?

On One Hand: The Two Diseases Are Not Causally RelatedAt no age does macular degeneration, a disease of the eye, cause lupus. Rather, lupus results from an immunological dysfunction in which antibo... Read More »

Does Cataract Surgery Help a Patient with Macular Degeneration?

On One Hand: Correlation With Cataract SurgeryAge-related macular degeneration (AMD) happens more often in patients who have had cataract surgery, according to a large-scale review of three studies... Read More »

How to Detect Macular Degeneration?

Macular degeneration (AMD) is a chronic age-related retinal disease that causes a slow loss of vision in people over the age of 50. The 2 stages of macular degeneration are commonly known as wet an... Read More »