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Dec 13, 2012, 03:00 ET NGOs Push to Disarm a "European Time Bomb" of Age-Related Sight Loss $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

AMD Alliance International  (AMDAI), World Blind Union  (WBU) and International Agency for the Prevention of...


Dec 13, 2012, 03:00 ET La perte de la vue liée à l'âge : une « bombe à retardement en Europe » que les ONG engagent à désamorcer $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

AMD Alliance International (AMDAI), la World Blind Union (WBU) et l'International Agency for the Prevention of...


Dec 13, 2012, 03:00 ET Le ONG premono per disinnescare una "bomba a orologeria europea" della perdita della vista legata all'età $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

L'AMD Alliance International  (AMDAI), l'Unione mondiale dei ciechi  (WBU, World Blind Union) e l'Agenzia internazionale...


Dec 13, 2012, 03:00 ET Las ONGs avanzan para detener la "bomba de relojería europea" de la pérdida de visión relacionada con la edad $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

La AMD Alliance International  (AMDAI), la World Blind Union  (WBU) y la International...


Dec 13, 2012, 03:00 ET Sehverlust im Alter - NRO drängen auf Entschärfung einer "europäischen Zeitbombe" $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

DieAMD Alliance International (AMDAI), die Weltblindenunion (WBU) und die italienische Zweigstelle...


Apr 14, 2011, 09:00 ET AMD Alliance Issues Global Call to Action to Improve Care of Patients with Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD), a Leading Cause of Vision Loss in Developed World $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

AMD is a leading cause of blindness in the developed world, affecting approximately 30 million people worldwide, with a price tag of nearly $343...


Apr 13, 2011, 10:31 ET World's Leaders on Macular Disease Convene in New York on April 16 for AMD Alliance International (AMDAI) Meeting $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

AMD Alliance International (AMDAI) will host its annual global conference on April 16, 2011 in New York at Lighthouse International.  The...


Sep 17, 2008, 01:00 ET Study Reveals Need for Increased Understanding of Age-Related Macular Degeneration $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

TORONTO, Sept. 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- While age-related macular degeneration is the leading cause of blindness in those over 50 and...


Nov 15, 2006, 00:00 ET Smoking Doubles the Risk of Vision Loss from Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD) $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

NEW YORK, NY, Nov. 15 /PRNewswire/ - "Butting out" can help save eyesight according to recent studies that indicate smokers double their risk of...


Sep 20, 2006, 01:00 ET Age-Related Macular Degeneration can lead to Depression and Suicide $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

BALTIMORE, MD, Sept. 20 /PRNewswire/ - A White Paper(1) issued today by AMD Alliance International (AMDAI) reports that the impact of vision loss...


Sep 14, 2004, 01:00 ET Early Detection of Age-Related Macular Degeneration Key to Preserving Vision $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

WASHINGTON, Sept. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- AMD Alliance International today started a nationwide campaign to encourage people over the age of 50 to...


Sep 24, 2003, 01:00 ET 200 million put eyesight at risk says major Gallup survey $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

TORONTO, NEW YORK, LONDON, Sept. 24 /PRNewswire/ - More than 200 million people risk losing their sight by not having regular eye tests, according...