Could Blue Light Cure Diabetes?

Current research is underway that involves engineering pancreatic beta cells, which are activated by blue light that causes the cells to increase the amount of insulin produced. Diabetes currently affects more than 30 million Americans and is the cause of 4.1 million cases of diabetic retinopathy in the United States . The beta cells in […]

Why are more children becoming nearsighted?

The National Eye Institute is sponsoring a study to determine the effect of red and blue light on children’s vision. The University of Houston College of Optometry has a lab set up and children aged 7 to 14 who are accompanied by a guardian sleep over and are exposed to red and blue lights at […]

VisiVite’s new lutein supplements proving popular

VisiVite’s two lutein eye supplements can be taken with your AREDS 2 regimen, or on their own. VisiVite Super Lutein 444 contains VisiVite’s highest lutein ever in a single vegetarian capsule – 44 mg. Plus it has 4 mg zeaxanthin. VisiVite NightSight has 10 mg lutein, 2 mg zeaxanthin and 1 mg astaxanthin. But it […]

2 Steps to Protect Yourself against Blue Light

The blue light in computer, tablet, and cell phone displays as well as LED and Compact Fluorescent lights can not only strain your vision, it can be harmful to your retina. Between the invisible wavelengths of ultraviolet and infrared light, there is the rainbow of visible light. Most light is safe for the eyes, but […]