Degeneración Macular Relaciona a la Edad: Nuevos Retos

The International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness (IAPB) is an alliance of civil society organisations, corporates and professional bodies promoting eye health through advocacy, knowledge and partnerships.
Organisation: IAPB

La degeneración macular relacionada a la edades una enfermedad multifactorial, caracterizada por la degeneración progresiva de los fotorreceptores, el epitelio pigmentado de la retina, la membrana de Bruchy la coriocapilaris, todas éstas, estructuras imprescindibles para el buen funcionamiento visual. Estos cambios degenerativos se presentan a nivel de la mácula, el área central de la retina,…

Protecting your Eyes at Work

Director Media Relations
Organisation: Prevent Blindness

On World Day for Safety and Health at Work, Sarah Hecker, Director Media Relations at IAPB Member organisation Prevent Blindness, writes about the important issue of protecting eyes at work and how it helps preserve healthy eyesight for the future. Image credit: Heiko Philippin, Community Eye Health Journal Since so much of our time is spent…