• Aqueous Humor & Vision Loss

    See what happens when fluid builds up in the eye leading to increased eye pressure.
  • An inside look atthe macula

    A diagram of the portion of the retina that processes sharp, clear, straight-ahead vision.
  • Video

    The Iris

    The location and function of the iris are discussed.

    July 7, 2017
  • Video

    What is the Cornea?

    The primary function of the cornea is described in this brief video.

    July 4, 2017
  • Chat

    Dealing with the Emotional Impact of Vision Loss

    The guest speaker is Deirdre Johnston, MD, who is a geriatric psychiatrist at Johns Hopkins University. View the transcript Print the transcript Listen to the discussion:

    June 28, 2017
  • More than 7 Million

    people will have Alzheimer's disease in the United States by 2030.
  • It may take more than15 years & $1 billion

    to bring a treatment or cure to market.
  • What IsMacular Degeneration

    Looking up-close at the macular region of a health eye, an eye affected by dry macular degeneration, and an eye affected by wet macular degeneration.
  • Chat

    Geographic Atrophy: What You Need to Know

    The telephone discussion features Dr. Gayatri S. Reilly of The Retina Group of Washington, who has excelled in research, patient care, and educating other eye care professionals about treating diseases such as age-related macular degeneration (AMD). View the transcript Print the transcript Listen to the discussion:

    May 31, 2017
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