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

NIH study clarifies supplement protection against AMD | News from the AOAs Blog

Adding lutein and zeaxanthin in place of beta-carotene may improve AREDS formulationThe National Institutes of Health NIH released its long-awaited second Age-Related Eye Disease Study AREDS2 designed to test whether the original AREDS formulation could be improved by adding omega-3 … 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