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Adult couple Natural Ways to Prevent Macular Degeneration

Adult macular degeneration is a serious problem that can result in vision loss. Both genetic and environmental factors are implicated in the cause of this disease. Although there is no cure for macular degeneration, a healthy lifestyle and nutritional supplements may prevent or slow the progression of this process.

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