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Anatomy of the Eye

Diagrams and descriptions of the parts of the eye, with emphasis on the retina.

Bill’s Vitrectomy

A dramatic photo essay of one man’s personal experience with this surgical procedure. Warning: Photos may be disturbing to some people.

Clinical Trial Watch

Current information on clinical trials for macular degeneration.

Common Eye Conditions

Brief audio presentations for low vision individuals or groups seeking to understand causes, symptoms and treatment of common eye conditions.

Dr. James R. Dillon Memorial Outreach Club

A list of MD Support’s generous donors throughout the years.


Terms and definitions related to macular degeneration.

Home Modifications For The Visually Impaired Or Blind–The Complete Guide

This guide shows you how to make sure your home is organized in a way that meets the most important requirements.

MD Portal

Descriptions and links to all other charitable macular degeneration organizations on the Internet.

News and Information

Latest news plus over 125 easy-to-understand articles about research, eye conditions, latest developments, and miscellaneous subjects. Information is updated regularly.

Product Reviews

Personal opinions from the MD Community on low vision devices.


View online or order the free books, “A Self Help Guide to Nonvisual Skills”, “Caring for the Visually Impaired”, “KeepSight Magazine”, “Through Our Eyes”, and “Visual Skills Workbook for People With Macular Degeneration”.

Recommended Products

Links to companies recognized by MD Support for uniqueness and quality.

Through Our Eyes

A photo collection showing how people see with various retinal diseases.

Vision Tests

Amsler Grid, Visual Field Grid, Snellen Chart, and Hyperacuity Grid.

Visual Symptoms

Illustrations of visual symptoms relative to macular degeneration.

What Is Macular Degeneration?

General description with links to further information.


“The First Year: Age-Related Macular Degeneration”
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