When it comes to dangerous eye diseases, macular degeneration certainly tops the list. Ask any ophthalmologist about macular degeneration, and you’ll likely hear a laundry list of reasons why this eye disease is one of the leading causes of blindness in older Americans. Needless to say, you know you should be on the lookout for macular degeneration.
But…what exactly is macular degeneration? And what symptoms should you keep an eye out for?