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08/04/2020 - 11:49

A statement from the Academy of Medical Royal Colleges (AoMRC) has recommended patients ‘not to hold back’ from seeking medical treatment for other conditions during the Covid19 pandemic.

08/04/2020 - 10:22

“Something made it very clear to me that I couldn’t sit back and do nothing,” says Judith Hilton, Macular Society member and befriending volunteer.

07/04/2020 - 11:58

Emma Woodhouse is a dispensing optician at Specsavers and has offered her support and advice to visually impaired people, to address some of the challenges facing them at this difficult time. 

03/04/2020 - 11:31

We have written to health ministers and NHS chiefs in the UK to ensure sight-saving injections continue to be a priority during the coronavirus crisis.

01/04/2020 - 14:02

Many people living with macular disease face the fear of loneliness and isolation every day of their lives.

27/03/2020 - 12:01

Our working age and young peoples' manager Colin Daniels has shared his top tips for surviving self isolation when you are living with sight loss.