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Does anyone on here have this condition? Macular Degeneration

Discussion in 'Disability & Chronic Health Issues' started by Johnboy53, Jan 17, 2020.

  1. Johnboy53

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    I was diagnosed with Age-related Macular Degeneration (AMD) a couple of years ago.

    It doesn't really affect my vision unless my blood sugar starts getting low.

    The doctor recommended that I take the AREDS-2 vitamins twice a day, which I do faithfully.

    He said they may or may not help, but they are worth a try.

    I get an eye exam every year, and he has seen no progression.
    He says it may become an issue in my 80s (I'm 65 now), but I won't live that long.
     
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    I don't know exactly what I have, but my tick-borne disease affects many things including the eyes. I am on herbal self-treatment for it, and when my eye problems surfaced I looked into it and came up with lutein and zeaxanthin, which are found together in nature, and also others including bilberry and ginko. I take them as part of a much larger regimen to boost immunity, strengthen various body functions, detox, and attack the diseases themselves, and I have definitely seen eye improvement in the three months I've been taking them.

    I'm glad to see that AMDF is onto this: Lutein May Decrease Risk of Macular Degeneration - AMDF. Be sure to watch the short video on that page.

    Just my personal testimony. i am not a doctor.
     
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