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I Have Macular Degeneration

Macular Degeneration anonymous support group with information on diagnosis, treatment, symptoms, along with personal stories and experiences with Macular Degeneration. You're not alone. 47 People

    Research Into The Experience Of Living With Macular Degeneration

    Hello, My name is Amy Burton and I am a researcher at Aston University (http://www1.aston.ac.uk/lhs/research/centres-facilities/archa/researchers/amy-burton/). I am interested in the experience of living with age related macular degeneration, in particular with a view to...
    AstonResearcher AstonResearcher 26-30, F 3 Responses Oct 30, 2012

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    New Macular Degenerative Prevention Available In Tozal!

    In May of this year I was driving in my car and heard a commercial for Global Wellness Group.  I was looking for a company to work for where I could make my own hours and build a business that I could be proud of.  I went to one of their meetings and met Robin Friedman...
    JPerlman JPerlman 46-50, M 1 Response Jun 22, 2010

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    Suspect This Is The Beginning Of Amd

    I knew I had a problem several years ago when my othomologist sent me to the Retina specialists because of my "torturous" veins .. a sign of diabetes and wet MD .. the Retina Doc dilated my eyes and took more photos. Said that no I didn't have Wet MD .. but I indeed have the...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Oct 16, 2012

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    Stem Cell Treatment For Macular Degeneration

    MD Stem Cells announces availability of Stem Cell treatments for macular degeneration in the United States. MD Stem Cells- www.mdstemcells- is pleased to announce the availability of adult stem cell treatments in the United States, now being provided by a board certified...
    slmd slmd 56-60, M Sep 26, 2012

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    I just found out that I have macular deg.

    Total BUMMER!!!! I use my eyes a whole lot, artist, READER, researcher. After crying abt. it, went to my Acupuncture Bible, and found that there is some hope for me to treat myself. I am a chiropractor, trained in Acupuncture, and my case does seem related to my very weak...
    rosehunter rosehunter 70+, F 1 Response Feb 15

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    Macular Degeration

    Is it possible to have a macular degeration injection without experiencing temporary blindness followed by a bloody eye for a few days afterward?
    boguts boguts 70+ Nov 5, 2013

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    Macular Degenerastion

    its not nice haveing this eye disease and reading about a child who has it is heartbreaking i was 34 when i first got it 36 now 2 years on 5 injections later blind spots life aint quite the same anymore
    clare88 clare88 36-40, F 2 Responses Apr 26, 2010

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    New Jersey And Seniors With Macular Degeneration

     i have wet macular degeneration.yesterdayi went to take astate sponsored boating test nj..the light was very poor at 8.45 pm i told the test examiner i was having   trouble reading the test he him self could not read my drivers license because of the poor light..he had  no...
    lilguys2 lilguys2 70+ Jul 13, 2011

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    I Had Macular Degeneration

    I was diagnosed with MD by my eye doctor, He told me there was no cure.I heard about frequency generators, So I gave it a shot.Used it for two weeks, came back about 2 months later, he told me I was cured.Im not a doctor so cant say this will work for everyone, but its worh a...
    fred34 fred34 56-60, M 5 Responses Oct 22, 2011

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    No More Shots??

    I am Francis. 80. Left eye was diagnosed as dry in 1985. No problems until 2010 when right eye went wet. I saw some weird things for 6 months before seeing a retina specialist. After diagnosis of wet in right but not in left I was very frightened. DR started lucentis shots...
    rhonda5432 rhonda5432 70+ 2 Responses Aug 29, 2012

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    What Have I Got, Doc?

    "You've got macular degeneration, my son". Well, at least it's only the dry form in my case, and seems to be taking a long time to bite me. I don't know how far the degeneration is going to go, but I'm doing all I can to adjust to it as time goes on.
    batfromhell batfromhell 56-60 3 Responses Jun 20, 2008

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    Macular Degeneration

    I have dry Macular Degeneration in my right eye at the moment left eye ok. My main problem is the light on the T.V screen bothers me and i wear sunglasses to watch it. I have problems reading at night but manage better now i have a Kindle book reader. I put a light on it when...
    Scenic Scenic 61-65, F Nov 21, 2012

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    Amd Now What??????

    I discorvered that I have macular degeration this year around April. I am 55 years old and a mother of a 16 year old and a 12 year old. I wonder how everyone copes with this. I know that I look normal to everyone and can get what I need in a store with out help most of the time...
    sandi55 sandi55 51-55, F 5 Responses Oct 18, 2012

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    My 7 Year Old Daughter Has Been Diagnosed With Wet Macular Degeneration

    My 7 year old daughter has just been diagnosed with Wet Macular Degeneration.  The retina specialist said our only treatment option would be the injections.  Her other eye is perfect, and suggested we only use the injections if we feel we really need to. If anyone has...
    amberdavis80 amberdavis80 26-30, F 5 Responses Dec 31, 2009

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    Legally Blind

    I had the worst time figuring out that what I had was macular degeneration. After all I was 11 years old. All of the eye doctors I went to told me I was pretending that I can't see to get attention. Until I went to a Dr. In Texas who looked in my eye with what looked like an...
    aliiwl aliiwl 22-25, F 3 Responses Oct 26, 2013

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    Related Experiences

    I have had this condition since I was 7 years old I am now 49. It would wake me up at night and my parents would put ice cubes on my legs until it would subside. My mom had it and...
    Rasoli Rasoli 46-50 4 hrs ago

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    I was talking to someone on here about living in a sexless marraige, as I have many times since I joined, but wow I have never felt like this about anyone. I have been in this...
    forensicfox forensicfox 31-35, F 3 hrs ago

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    My uterus is the size of a 5 mo. pregnancy and I've had fibroids for over 4 years now that started as a small but noticeable bulge. Most of the doctors I've been to either want to...
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    Ever since my sexual abuse, I think EVERYONE is out to get me. I'm not brave enough to start a conversation because I think the person either won't hear me or won't care and laugh...
    AlanaLlama AlanaLlama 18-21, F 7 Responses 7 hrs ago

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    I have an issue, an issue or few. My mom thinks I hate her because I talk so horrible 2 her... it's not that I hate her bc I don't I'm just upset with a grudge... see, she was an...
    regarnylkoorb regarnylkoorb 18-21, F 6 hrs ago

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    When I have paranormal experiences I only hear them and it was I haven't had one in a long time I heard them behind me once at a computer and then I swear someone poked me on the...
    rickywilliams rickywilliams 13-15, M 1 Response 6 hrs ago

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    Just something I felt like sharing/talking about. My current bf and I had a fight and I guess this was his way of "getting back" at me. He began entertaining conversations with...
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    I ask for strength that I can bear the pain of losing someone I can't have...I must be strong to finally let go of him, but deep in my heart I want to hold on, but am I so crazy...
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    Anyone watch the show once upon a time? If you do you'll know who I'm talking about. I had a dream just now that I was at some party, and my boyfriend was there and stuff, but I...
    sugarcakes143 sugarcakes143 18-21, F 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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    dont judge.... its an annoying thing to have.
    heypeoplezz heypeoplezz 18-21, F 7 hrs ago

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    My last few summers have been a little lackluster. This one has been fantastic. I've spent a lot of time outside getting fresh air and had some great experiences. I've made new...
    SynapticSpark SynapticSpark 41-45, M 6 hrs ago

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    ..ever have one of those nights were..you just feel very insignificant. and. meaningless. lower than dirt,i call it. like. crawling into a bottle, or, smoking your lungs like a...
    VoloNoscere VoloNoscere 22-25, M 6 hrs ago

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    Hi, I'm Eden, and I have problems: depression, schizophrenia, OCD, and symptoms seen in psychopaths and sociopaths. I feel terrified of myself. I can't believe that my brain...
    FlyingToHell FlyingToHell 13-15, F 3 Responses 6 hrs ago

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    This is my last Friday. I'm nervous. I think I might push my suicide date to the 4th, to give myself a little more time to work out details, like when and if the parents will be...
    thelastwordsofTeague thelastwordsofTeague 13-15, F 6 hrs ago

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    a little over a year ago my mother left me in the hospital for 9 hours before during and prior to an emergency procedure of where I was rushed in because I was throwing up blood...
    reaching4theshore reaching4theshore 22-25, F 6 hrs ago

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    I have a small one on my left arm that looks like a skull. I'm pretty sure it means I'm wicked punk.
    Pandemonem Pandemonem 13-15, T 5 hrs ago

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    Infinite Passion Real Beauty True Solace Internal Youth Timeless Wisdom Ultimate Life Purposes Ah as life it is full with curiosity, thus i have my own infinite curiosity...
    NonchalantEros NonchalantEros 31-35, M 1 Response 5 hrs ago

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    This time I was blamed for what I did not do. I apologized for the past but this time it wasn't me. It's weird...it sucks. Luckily I still have some.
    XxTheInsanePegasixX XxTheInsanePegasixX 18-21, M 5 hrs ago

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    Backdoors or trapdoors or reset buttons are things we do to get out of the flow of everyday events and become in a way free of reality - such as Art, Love, War, Drugs, Religion...
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    I have fantasized about it but know that I never will
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    Tybg for everything I have. Tybg especially for the jordans.
    Based4ever Based4ever 13-15, M 4 hrs ago

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    my mom be like "have fun at school ping and remember A+ or dont come home"
    buymeconcerttickets buymeconcerttickets 18-21, F 4 Responses 4 hrs ago

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    And replace spigots in 3 places outside. Who wants to come help? I have pigs on the smoker and easily 4 cases of Becks Beer (bottles) and a wide range of booze. I say we party...
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    I've loved to travel all my life. I was born in New Zealand. I have been to Australia, Samoa, Tonga and Tokelau Islands. I will never forget it. Oceania is beautiful and I...
    InfiniteSunshine InfiniteSunshine 26-30, F 1 hr ago

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    I always give all I have. I do the same on this site. Do you want to peer into my mind? My writings say it all. You want to peer into my body? Add me and you'll see. I am an open...
    honestyreality honestyreality 22-25, F 1 hr ago

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    I have never been in a relationship. My little sister has had a lot of boyfriends. It is lonely yes but it is hard to find a good guy.
    anestacia anestacia 16-17, F 2 Responses 1 hr ago

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    I'm getting getting a goldfish just have to wait till my grandmothers friend gets one for me
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    I don't know why I've always have suspicions
    killerinstinke killerinstinke 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 30

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    If you don't have time for me, i certainly dont have time for you....stop wasting my time because I am done.
    sisi19 sisi19 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 30

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    Ever since I was little I've been having this dream where i would come in and see this guy being held at gun point by someone else. It was always the same people but the scenery...
    MerissaNeptune MerissaNeptune 18-21, F Jul 30

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    Maybe it's because I am growing up with no one. But it's a lonely feeling not having a family and all the people around you get to talk about their grandmothers and you have...
    Lilique Lilique 13-15, F Jul 30

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    But I think about so much. All sorts of crazy things, serious things, funny things. But when it comes time to put something in this little box I draw a blank. This is my first...
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    These last few days I have been having to fight to keep an alter from coming out. L has taken up this new hobby of pretending to be me, and then hanging out with my ex. Last week I...
    owletsoutlet owletsoutlet 22-25, M 1 Response Jul 30