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Who is at risk for amd?

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Dr. Edward Workman
Pain Management
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In brief: Genetics, lifestyle

There are multiple risk factors for Age related macular degeneration.
The strongest are genetics; did a first degree relative have it? Other risk factors are smoking, hypertension, obesity, sunlight exposure, fatty diet.

In brief: Genetics, lifestyle

There are multiple risk factors for Age related macular degeneration.
The strongest are genetics; did a first degree relative have it? Other risk factors are smoking, hypertension, obesity, sunlight exposure, fatty diet.
Dr. Edward Workman
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Dr. Ari Weitzner
Ophthalmology
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In brief: Older age

Family history, too much sun, smoking.

In brief: Older age

Family history, too much sun, smoking.
Dr. Ari Weitzner
Dr. Ari Weitzner
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