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09/05/2019 - 10:55

The daughter of a Macular Society group leader will be following in her family's footsteps this weekend as she takes on the Leeds Half Marathon, to support her mum and others affected by the condit

07/05/2019 - 10:12

A dispensing optician will be running his first ever marathon later this month to help find a cure for macular disease, after seeing the huge impact it can have on people’s lives.

27/04/2019 - 7:57

A short film produced by leading sight loss charity the Macular Society has received a silver award at this year’s Charity Film Awards.

23/04/2019 - 9:33

"It is normal to experience powerful feelings after diagnosis and subsequent losses and changes. These deserve time, attention and thinking about.

18/04/2019 - 11:48

Just four days before her 72nd birthday Sandra Orlando will be running the London Marathon to Beat Macular Disease.

15/04/2019 - 10:20

The initial results from an artificial intelligence project show a number of existing drugs have the potential to reduce sight loss from age-related macular degeneration (AMD).