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Re: [IP] Re:Macular Degeneration

Hi, Sherree: Macular degeneration is not caused by diabetes. It can happen to 
Apparently there are two types called "wet" and "dry". For the past year or 
so they have had a treatment for the one of the two types. I believe it is 
the "wet" type. If you are a suitable candidate, your doctor can refer you to 
a specialist to perform the treatment.  It consist of an injection of a dye 
into your arm and a laser treatment.  It will not cure it but will help slow 
or stop its progression.  Once again speak to your doctor regarding this and 
do not hesitate. The faster it is treated successfully the less vision loss 
there is likely to be.  However, the treatment is not always successful and 
not all patients suffering from this problem are good candidates for the 
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