Helpful tools and resources

Click on the links below to download printable PDFs and access additional resources related to Age-related Macular Degeneration (AMD).
Tools

A comprehensive booklet outlining steps you can take to help reduce your risk of AMD progression.
An easy-to-use tool for monitoring subtle changes in your vision.
Potential questions for your next doctor’s visit.

You can learn more about AMD.

AMD glossary
Definitions of commonly used AMD terms.

AREDS studies
National Eye Institute
(http://www.nei.nih.gov/areds2/PatientFAQ.asp):
Information for the public regarding the Age-Related Eye Disease Study 2 (AREDS2)

AMD education
EyeSmart
(www.geteyesmart.org): An online eye health resource for consumers from the American Academy of Ophthalmology.

Macular Degeneration Association
(www.macularhope.org): An association that provides information for people with AMD and their families.

Support group
Foundation Fighting Blindness
(www.blindness.org): A foundation that provides resources and support for patients with retinal diseases, such as AMD.