Nutrients Promote Eye Health in Aging, Says Panel

Several nutrients, including zinc, vitamins C and E, lutein, zeaxanthin, and long-chain omega-3 fatty acids, help promote eye health in aging individuals, according to a statement from a roundtable of experts convened by the Ocular Nutrition Society (ONS) The roundtable … Continue reading

5 Foods For Better Vision

Vision problems like cataracts and age-related macular degeneration affect millions of older adults. But these eye diseases can be slowed down or avoided by getting vitamins A, C and E, zinc, lutein, zeaxanthin, betacarotene and omega-3 fatty acids into your … Continue reading

New supplement targets diabetic retinopathy

By:  Ophthalmology Times Staff Report Columbus, OH—A new supplement (Diabetic Vision Formula, EyeScience Labs) is designed to help protect against potential vision problems associated with diabetic retinopathy. “The [product] was formulated to help target the oxidative stress that can negatively … Continue reading

Eyes, Diet and Nutrition

antioxidants can improve your eye health. There’s no substitute for the quality of life good vision offers.  Adding certain nutrients to your diet every day – either through foods or supplements – can help save your vision.  Researchers have linked eye-friendly … Continue reading