Managing the Disease and Prolonging Your Vision
If the condition is diagnosed early and treated appropriately, regular and attentive treatment can slow it down. In certain cases, patients can keep their vision for decades.
Researchers are currently evaluating the effectiveness of numerous treatment options, including nutritional supplements and therapies that could further slow down AMD.
Options for Prevention
Because this disease typically develops later in life, patients can take measures to reduce their risk early on. Simple lifestyle changes, such as regular exercise and a balanced diet, can help significantly.