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Increased calcium intake associated with lower risk of progression to late AMD
March 22 2019. A study reported on March 21, 2019 in JAMA Ophthalmology found an association between greater intake of calcium and a lower risk of progression to late age-related macular degeneration (AMD) among participants in the Age-Related Eye Disease Study (AREDS), which evaluated the effects of nutritional supplements on cataracts and AMD from 1992 to 2001. Late AMD is a stage of AMD characterized by vision loss, and includes geographic atrophy (dry) AMD, which involves a breakdown of light-sensitive cells in the macula and neovascular (wet) AMD, which involves new blood vessel growth.
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