Some vitamin manufacturers claim a bounty of premium eye vitamin ingredients, including both Lutein and Zeaxanthin, while putting less of the stuff in the bottle than is listed on the label. In some cases, less than 1% of what is claimed!
A recent vision health study indicates that the rates of nearsightedness (myopia) in children are linked to time spent outdoors.
The October issue of Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science details the results of a study which indicates that being physically active helps to protect eyes from glaucoma.
November is National Diabetes Month and the National Eye Institute recommends that people with diabetes get annual dilated eye exams.
Rhett Gutierrez is a reserve quarterback for the Standley Lake Gators but what sets this high school junior apart from other football players is he has Stargardt’s disease which is an inherited juvenile macular degeneration that causes progressive vision loss to the point of becoming legally blind.
A recent study revealed that people with mild forms of Alzheimer’s disease saw an improvement in their cognitive functioning as well as their sleep patterns and mood.