It can, however, make everyday activities such as reading and recognising faces difficult.
Certain factors have been associated with the onset of age-related macular degeneration, including:
- High blood pressure
- Being overweight
- A family history of age-elated macular degeneration.
This condition can affect either eye, or both eyes, that will impact the middle of your vision.
One of the “first symptoms is often a blurred or distorted area in your vision”.
Source: | This article first appeared on Express.co.uk