Fact Sheets

Macular Degeneration Research

It can take many years for a potential treatment for macular degeneration to work its way from the laboratory, through rigorous testing and, finally, to become approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Learn more about the process and how clinical trials work.

Dec 1, 2021
National Glaucoma Research

This list is compiled by National Glaucoma Research, a BrightFocus Foundation program. Resources and information that provide products, services, and other support for people with glaucoma and their families.

Nov 30, 2021
Alzheimer's Disease Research

Alzheimer's disease is a complex disorder, for which there is currently no known prevention or cure. Although there is preliminary data to support the benefit of some interventions, nothing at this time has definitively been shown to prevent Alzheimer's disease or other dementias.

Nov 29, 2021
Alzheimer's Disease Research
Nov 2, 2021
Alzheimer's Disease Research

This list is compiled by Alzheimer’s Disease Research, a BrightFocus Foundation program.

Sep 10, 2021
Macular Degeneration Research

This list is compiled by Macular Degeneration Research, a BrightFocus Foundation program. Resources and information that provide products, services, and other support for people with macular degeneration and their families.

Aug 31, 2021
Alzheimer's Disease Research

Learn about financial aid resources that may be available to help cover the costs of your Alzheimer's prescription medications.

Aug 31, 2021
Alzheimer's Disease Research

Learn about the treatments for the dry and wet forms of macular degeneration.

Aug 30, 2021
Alzheimer's Disease Research

A combination of social, mental, and physical stimulation is the best medicine for a healthy life. Even after a diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease, stimulating activities should be continued and modified as needed. Regular exercise and a nutritious diet are also important for Alzheimer’s patients. Here are a few ways to maintain a healthy lifestyle, which can help patients cope better with the impact of this disorder.

Jul 28, 2021