Positive Attitude Conquers Vision Loss
Ashley Smith copes with the loss of her vision by reaching out for new adventures LINK

See exclusive video presentations from the Annual Meeting of the Association for Research in Vision & Ophthalmology held in Honolulu, Hawaii, Apr 29 - May 3 LINK

New Exclusive Videos From AAO 2017
See new exclusive video interviews discussing latest research presented at AAO 2017 on "Macular News" Click HERE

Senior Resources
Kathleen Carter kindly submitted the following RESOURCES for publication

Diabetic Services
Products and Services for Diabetics with Impaired Vision
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Legally Blind Artist
"Being a legally blind photographer, artist, and writer has its challenges, but I find if you push yourself a little, good things can happen" ... Tammy Ruggles Story

Student Resources
Resources for visually impaired college students link

Disability Benefits
A resource guide for understanding and accessing Social Security Disability Benefits link

AAO: Biomarker for Early AMD
Delayed Rod-Mediated Dark Adaptation Is a Functional Biomarker for Incident Early Age-Related Macular Degeneration MORE

Our blind spots can be shrunk?
The blind spot may be able minimised with implications for age-related macular degeneration MORE

GPS System Directs Blind in Large Indoor Venues
The Macular Degeneration Foundation is funding new Bluetooth GPS System for navigating conventions and large meeting places link

Stem Cell Research
Cellular Dynamics Awarded NEI Contract for Developing Patient-Derived Stem Cells link

High-Tech Navigation
Conference attendees will soon be able to easily navigate meeting venues without depending upon sighted human guides. link

New Inspirational Book
Dave Stone tells his wife’s sad/funny stories of overcoming enormous medical & family difficulties Visit Website

Applying for Social Security Benefits
Benefits, eligibility & the application process Link to Report

New "Healthy Eyes" Link
To learn about ways to keep your eyes healthy, visit the new Healthy Eyes topic on NIH Senior Health

Implantable Telescope
VisionCare's booklet explains what their implant does and who make the best candidates. LINK HERE!

Wonder Baby
Dedicated to parents raising children with vision impairments link

Visual Hallucinations
Are you going "crazy"? Likely not!: link

Be Encouraged!
Blind quilter, Diane Rose, views blindness as simply an inconvenience. link