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Emotional impact of sight loss in employment tackled in new group therapy
Posted: Monday 5 December 2022 at 00:00
The Macular Society’s counselling service has launched a new series of group therapy sessions aimed to overcome the inevitable challenges faced by people with sight loss in employment.
Tackling the challenges in eye care
Posted: Friday 2 December 2022 at 00:00
The new national clinical director for eye care has spoken about her plans to address the challenges across ophthalmology services in the UK, including the increasing demand for NHS services.
New research funding for diabetic eye disease
Posted: Thursday 1 December 2022 at 00:00
Leading eye charities, including the Macular Society, have partnered with Diabetes UK to fund more research into diabetic eye disease and prevent unnecessary sight loss.
Dry AMD patients respond to injection breakthrough studies
Posted: Friday 25 November 2022 at 00:00
Initial findings have shown the majority of people with late-stage dry age-related macular degeneration (AMD) would welcome eye injections as a way of slowing down its progress.
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