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02/06/2020 - 9:01

Recent media reports have suggested that drinking tea could help to prevent the UK’s most common form of macular disease.

28/05/2020 - 17:45

“Karen, the Macular Society’s regional manager, said to me: ‘You sound like you’re a bit lonely, Joan?’ And she was right.

Two patients who have received stem cell treatment
28/05/2020 - 16:35

Patients who were the first to receive a new treatment for wet age-related macular degeneration (AMD) derived from stem cells in 2015 have maintained improvements in their vision five years on.

28/05/2020 - 11:01

Since social distancing guidelines were introduced in March following the coronavirus outbreak, all of our face-to-face services have been suspended and replaced with a range of remote alternatives

28/05/2020 - 9:10

When Cilla was diagnosed with macular disease 18 months ago she was terrified of the thought of receiving injections in her eye.

27/05/2020 - 9:50

World-leading eye researcher Professor Pete Coffey, who is investigating the use of stem cells to treat age-related macular degeneration, will be hosting a webinar today to talk about the groundbre