There are currently no medical treatments available for the early and intermeditate stages of macular degeneration, and late stage dry of macular degeneration. However a substantial amount of research is being conducted across the world to find a treatment. In the meantime, positive changes to diet and lifestyle may slow the progression of this disease.
It is important to note that dry macular degeneration can turn into wet macular degeneration. If any sudden changes in vision are noticed, it is vital that an eye health professional is immediately consulted. Early detection of macular degeneration can save sight.