• Chat

    Healthy Living with Low Vision

    This telephone discussion features Neal Adams, MD, who is in private practice at DC Retina and is a nationally-recognized leader in the field of retina disorders. He is author of the book, "Nutrition for the Eye," and will provide healthy tips for those living with low vision.

    September 30, 2015
  • Chat

    I Have Age-Related Macular Degeneration...Now What?

    This telephone discussion features Priyatham (Prithu) S. Mettu, M.D., from the Duke Center for Macular Diseases, who provides helpful information for those recently diagnosed with macular degeneration.

    August 26, 2015
  • Chat

    Tips for Living with Low Vision

    This telephone discussion features Mary Jo McGuire, an occupational therapist in private practice from Akron, Ohio, who serves clients in the home and community addressing the real-life problems caused by aging, disease, or trauma, including the challenges related to low vision.

    July 29, 2015
  • Podcast

    Alzheimer's Disease: An Overview

    The segment describes the scope of the disease's impact on individuals, families, and the nation. It also outlines what the BrightFocus Foundation is doing to combat this devastating and growing problem.

    September 14, 2011
  • Podcast

    Alzheimer's Disease: Caregiving Tips

    This segment includes tips for providing care to people suffering from this Alzheimer's disease. Dr. Eakin outlines ways to reduce the burden of the disease, adapting to the constant changes the patient goes through.

    September 14, 2011
  • Podcast

    Glaucoma Risk Factors

    In this audio presentation, Dr. Guy Eakin, Vice President of Scientific Affairs at the BrightFocus Foundation discusses the risk factors associated with glaucoma. In addition, he talks about how you can promote general eye health. This information is designed for anyone who has glaucoma or is caring for a family member or friend who has this eye disease.

    September 14, 2011
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    Even though the eye is small, it serves a very important function—the sense of sight. See a cross-section of the eye and learn more about its parts.
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    See the difference between a healthy brain and a brain affected by Alzheimer's.
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