Spotlight on Best disease
Posted: Thursday 4 February 2021 at 09:03
February’s condition-specific Virtual Clinic will shine the spotlight on Best disease – a rare inherited form of macular disease.
What role does genetics play in AMD?
Posted: Tuesday 2 February 2021 at 10:06
It is known that a very significant proportion of the risk of developing age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is in our genes.
New survey for patients with diabetic eye disease
Posted: Thursday 28 January 2021 at 12:26
The Macular Society is calling for patients with diabetic macular oedema (DMO) to take part in a new survey, to help improve treatment and quality of life for patients.
New research suggests air pollution could increase the risk of developing AMD
Posted: Tuesday 26 January 2021 at 11:37
Air pollution is linked to a heightened risk of developing age-related macular degeneration (AMD), according to a new study.
Webinar to explore the latest in research and treatment for DMO
Posted: Wednesday 13 January 2021 at 10:04
The first condition of our condition-specific Virtual Clinic of 2021 will take place later this month, focusing on diabetic macular oedema (DMO)
Medical research at risk
Posted: Thursday 7 January 2021 at 17:12
The progress of macular research is under threat as the coronavirus could leave a huge hole in medical research funding.
What's the latest in research and how can you get involved in clinical trials?
Posted: Wednesday 6 January 2021 at 10:14
Last year we launched our Virtual Clinics – a series of webinars bringing you closer to the experts.
'A cure in George’s lifetime would mean everything'
Posted: Monday 21 December 2020 at 10:00
“I remember how we felt when George was diagnosed, we were absolutely devastated, because you start thinking about a 6-year-old boy, and the fact that he’d lost quite a lot of sight so quickly. It was just beyond comprehension."