Age Related Macular Degeneration (ARMD)is the leading cause of blindness in the USA.It
picking up pace in India too.
Previously ARMD was noted in the 7th or the 8th
Decade.However, with the deteriorating modern life style the disease is appearing in
decades of life.
Alcohol consumption has been associated with status
and has become "need" of the hour.With increasing stresses of the work, family and
pressure, alcoholism has spread like an epidemic in today's society.
ARMD is responsible for loss of central vision and has
on the rise due to the various oxidative stresses which ourselves inflict on our
Alcoholism is one of the major contributory & modifiable
factors for the increasing trend of ARMD.
Bhalanetra Superspeciality Eye Hospital is the largest
Hospital in Bhandup and is one of ther Leading and Fastest growing Eye hospital in