The most complete listing of eye
resources on the internet was produced by the ASSOCIATION
OF VISION SCIENCE LIBRARIANS operating from the Universiry of Iowa
Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences. There are 30 printed pages
of material here including pointers to variuos mailing lists and newsletters.
You should bookmark this one.
DEGENERATION FOUNDATION is a great web site specializing in AMD. They
offer a free subscription to The Magnifier, a newsletter with current
information concerning macular degeneration. New research articles are
explained in detail, as well as an eye disease FAQ section.
ACADEMY of OPHTHALMOLOGY has lots of links to academic, government,
journals, associations, patient information, general health care, mailing
lists and other medical links. They also have a useful page to help you
find an ophthalmologist in your geographic region.
FIGHTING BLINDNESS is a US national eye research organization that
provides free retinal degenerative disease information to individuals,
families and eye care professionals. Anyone who logs onto their homepage
and uses their special e-mail information form will receive free AMD info.
They also distribute 2 free newsletters to those with AMD (The Fighting
Blindness News - Macular Edition, and the Macular Update).