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Macular Degeneration and Low Vision Magnification Aids

Macular Degeneration and Low Vision Magnification Aids

New Vision Products for Seniors: If you have aged-related macular degeneration or any one of several sight-impairing diseases and once simple tasks, such as reading the newspaper, or signing a check, become frustratingly difficult, Enhanced Vision products can help. Since 1996, Enhanced Vision has been working with cutting-edge technology to manufacture affordable, high quality electronic magnifiers that can be adjusted to […]

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Stress – A Strain on Eyesight

Stress – A Strain on Eyesight

“I am a little worried as my eyes seem to be getting worse. I’ve been under a tremendous amount of stress the past month,” shared a patient with macular degeneration. Anyone with a degenerative eye disease can relate and knows about the anxiety and stress vision loss creates. For those with age-related macular degeneration (AMD) […]

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10 Magnifying Tips for those with Macular Degeneration

10 Magnifying Tips for those with Macular Degeneration

Macular degeneration is the loss of central vision – it is not blindness but rather low vision. Low vision means that a person’s vision cannot be corrected by prescription glasses or through any medical or surgical intervention. Magnifiers for macular degeneration are meant to make the most of one’s usable vision. Often people want to […]

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Why Vision Changes with Age and How to Slow It Down

Why Vision Changes with Age and How to Slow It Down

While a huge number of today’s population need the help of glasses or contact lenses to improve their sight, it’s almost inevitable that vision will deteriorate with age. It’s estimated that once we reach early-mid 40s, quality of sight will naturally decrease and unless you’re incredibly lucky, it’s likely to happen to almost all of […]

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Medicare coverage for Macular Degeneration or Vision

Medicare coverage for Macular Degeneration or Vision

When it comes to Medicare, it’s important to know what services are covered. While many services are covered under Medicare, there are still inquiries about vision and macular degeneration coverage. Services that are considered elective, such as vision, dental, and hearing, are usually not covered under Original Medicare. So, will Medicare provide coverage for macular […]

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