Tiny telescope gives hope to those with macular degeneration


By surgically implanting a miniature telescope in the eye, doctors have successfully magnified objects in patients’ central vision. It’s not a quick fix, and requires intense rehabilitation -- but the results can be dramatic. NBC’s Dr. Nancy Snyderman reports.

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