Food for thought – macular awareness

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Over Macular Degeneration awareness week The Mercury highlighted both the importance of diet and the need for regular eye checks.

In a survey commissioned by the Macular Disease Foundation 47% of Australians ranked loss of sight as their number one health concern. But one in four Australians >50 yrs old still haven’t had their eyes tested or macula checked in the last 2 yrs.