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

People Around The World May Be Misinformed About Eye Health.

Medscape  (7/20, Laidman) reports, “The Barometer of Global Eye Health , sponsored by Bausch + Lomb and conducted by the marketing and opinion research firm KRC Research, surveyed 11,000 people in 11 countries, including the United States, using questions derived from … Continue reading

Age-Related Vision Loss Prevented By Fish Oil

An omega-3 fatty acid found in fish, known as DHA, prevented age-related vision loss in lab tests, demonstrates recently published medical research from the University of Alberta. Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry researcher Yves Sauve and his team discovered lab … Continue reading