Tag Archives: WMD

2015 in Review

In terms of my VI, 2015 was a steady year of learning new things and adapting to my situation. I have covered most of these in previous blog posts and thought I would like to summarise them here at the start … Continue reading

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Networking and Development with the Macular Society

This year the Macular Society, UK invited its volunteers to a Volunteering and Networking and Development Event. Each time this event is held at a different venue and this year it was held in West Bromwich, Birmingham. What a weekend!  … Continue reading

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Cataract operation

The bathroom tiles sparkle blue and white in the bright sunshine.  My eye is drawn to the bath panel.  Yellow and out of place.  Before my cataract operation a month ago I would not have noticed this. Family and friends … Continue reading

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Eylea – a new treatment for WMD

There was a delay in hearing the results of my last eye scan and I was becoming anxious. Then all of a sudden I was told by the hospital that I had been approved for the new drug Eylea to … Continue reading

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