Colorblind fans struggle with watching football games

The NFL is trying out bright color schemes this year as an alternative to the Home Team wearing colors and visitors wearing light-colored uniforms, a vestigial acquiescence to black and white television broadcasts. Dr. Krawitz’s favorite home team, the Buffalo Bills, wore bright red uniforms this past Thursday night, while the New York Jets wore bright […]

ObamaCare Causing People to Mistrust Government Health Coverage

On September 1, 2015, Vitamin Science sent a survey of health care costs to its subscriber users of eye health vitamins. Hundreds of people responded, including a majority stating that they did not favor universal government-funded healthcare. The responses below are unedited. Seems as though any time government gets involved price goes up. Health ins. is […]

Do ocular patients favor Universal Health Care?

We sent an email survey to our subscribers about their health insurance, and the answers were surprising. Not unusual for a group of people who are concerned about their vision, over 60% were insured by Medicare. And while 38% had other insurance, approximately 1 in every 70 people had no health insurance whatsoever, despite the mandates of […]

Doctors step away from high risk surgeries to avoid bad report cards

Like the road that gets doubly filled with traffic when electronic signage informs them that it is the less trafficked route, likewise doctor and hospital report cards intended to help patients find lower risk facilities for heart surgery has unintended outcomes. An article in the New York Times describes how some of the most talented […]

This 11 year-old boy does something phenomenal

Sometimes it’s nice to simply close your eyes and let your other senses take over while listening to Joey Alexander, an 11 year-old jazz piano prodigy who lets us hear music differently when we see it emanating from a young boy. Treat yourself to his newly released album at Paul Krawitz, M.D., President and […]

Sight for Life Photo Contest

Now through March 31, 2015, enter Dr. Krawitz’s Sight for Life Photo Contest! Click The Image Below:

VisiVite Gold Formula was Customer Favorite in 2014

VisiVite offers consumers and eye doctors the widest selection of supplements for macular health and dry eye. And yet, the competition for VisiVite’s favorite formula wasn’t a close race in 2014. By a wide margin, customers chose the flagship product, VisiVite AREDS2 PLUS+ Gold Formula for exceeding the minimum recommendations, the high quality natural ingredients, and its fast-absorbing […]

VisiVite’s Eye Vitamin Auto-Delivery Program Popular with Customers

VisiVite® eye vitamins offers their Sight for Life auto-delivery program, which saves customers time and money. There is no cost for this convenient service. “Most of our regular customers do this, because their lives are simply too busy to find the time to order eye vitamins that they know they need to take every day,” says […]

VisiVite® Eye Formulas for Diabetic Retinopathy

Diabetics with retinopathy or those who want to avoid retinopathy, would benefit from two VisiVite formulas, a study shows. The study, published in the International Journal of Ophthalmology,  showed that diabetics with retinopathy had lower lutein and zeaxanthin blood levels than those without diabetes. The authors hypothesize that this may be due to poor diet, poor absorption in the face […]

Grinding today? Wear Eye Protection!

Every week, we have young men arrive at our office with red, painful eyes following their grinding metal. The findings under the eye microscope are predictable – a shard of metal, which can be only a fraction of a millimeter in size, had struck the delicate clear cornea and embedded itself. Rust may be seen […]