News and information

If you would like to receive regular updates about living with macular disease, treatments and medical research to find a cure, then membership is for you. Click here for our 6 months free trial membership, or call 01264 350 551.

16/09/2019 - 16:31

The urgent need for clinical research into macular dystrophies has been highlighted after football legend Michael Owen revealed that his teenage son has a rare form of macular disease.

16/09/2019 - 11:22

At the age of 13 Faith started noticing that she was struggling to see the board at the front of her classroom.

11/09/2019 - 16:54

The research collaboration Action Against Age-related Macular Degeneration, set up by the Macular Society and other charities, is now part of a brand new government-funded push to find new cures fo

11/09/2019 - 9:58

This week is Remember a Charity Week, when people across the UK are encouraged to leave a gift in their Will to their favourite charity, after taking care of family and friends.

09/09/2019 - 13:53

Bill knew that his life would change following his diagnosis of macular disease, but he did not want to simply give up.

04/09/2019 - 10:30

A gene therapy for a rare inherited eye disorder which can improve vision could soon be available on the NHS.