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 […]
In high doses, the Vitamin A precursor, beta-carotene, causes patients’ skin and maculas to turn orange, while AREDS2 found this molecule lessened the effect of macular degeneration supplementation by competing with lutein and zeaxanthin effects. Therefore, increases in macular pigment optical density are not equal to macular degeneration protection, nor does it indicate that various […]
To aid both doctors and patients who found the published results of the AREDS2 research confusing, the National Eye Institute has now published a clear and concise press release of the results. Click the image to the right to download the release. Based on the impressive AREDS2 results, doctors are recommending VisiVite’s AREDS2 Plus+ Gold […]
VisiVite.com has pledged to donate a portion of all online sales to Optometry Cares this holiday season, helping the organization to provide emergency eye care in the wake of natural disasters, bring vision health programs to needy Americans, create scholarships for optometry students, preserve optometry’s history, and educate the public on vision care. We encourage […]
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This amusing anecdote came from one of my patients this week. My removal of a tumor from the surface of her left eye cured her left toe pain. Unrelated, you say? She provided the image to the right as proof. Paul Krawitz, M.D., President and Founder VisiVite.Com
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NEI Press Release May 5, 2013 Adding omega-3 fatty acids did not improve a combination of nutritional supplements commonly recommended for treating age-related macular degeneration (AMD), a major cause of vision loss among older Americans, according to a study from the National Institutes of Health (NIH). The plant-derived antioxidants lutein and zeaxanthin also had no overall […]