Combined Acupuncture Protocol Improves Vision
in Macular Degeneration Patients

Ten patients with age-related macular degeneration and eyesight ranging from 20/50 to 20/1205 were treated with a combination of acupuncture techniques twice weekly, until no further improvement in visual acuity was reported. Eighty percent of the patients reported an improvement in the ability to read lines on an eye chart.


source: Lundgren AC, Medical Acupuncture for Age-related
Macular Degeneration, Medical Acupuncture 2003 14 (2) 37-39