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Phenix City's Eye Doctor Health Tip: Heavy Smoking & Lack Of Exercise Can Increase Chances For AMD

Smoking increases age-related macular degeneration

Studies are showing that if you smoke heavily and do not get the proper exercise, you may be at increased risk for age-related macular degeneration. Especially if you have a family history of AMD.

More information on the study can be found here: http://medicalxpress.com/news/2015-09-diet-habits-genes-interact-affect.html

If you have questions about smoking and your eye health, please contact the Gordy EyeCare team. We are here to help!

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Tuesday, September 22, 2015 written by Gordy EyeCare Team
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