What the Doctor is Doing – Issue 1

Sometimes it’s nice to hear from the doctor himself about what he’s doing for his own overall health and eye health. After all, does he practice what he preaches?

Colorful veggies reduce cataract risk

A new study notes a link between a diet rich in colorful vegetables and fruits to a reduced risk in developing age-related cataracts (ARC). Colorful fruits and vegetables including those with red, orange and yellow pigments can play a role in lowering the risk of ARC. Cataracts are the leading cause of visual impairment in […]

Savoring spinach – Possible sight-saver?

The cartoon character Popeye loved his spinach and spinach may have been more than a muscle builder. A recent study has found that eating leafy greens, such as spinach, which are high in nitrates, could help reduce your risk of developing age-related macular degeneration. Spinach, lettuce, cabbage and beetroot all examples of vegetables that are high […]

Mediterranean Diet Lower Macular Degeneration Risk

People who adhere to the Mediterranean diet (MeDi) are found to have a lower risk of developing age-related macular degeneration (AMD) according to a study published in Ophthalmology. A Mediterranean Diet is one that is rich in fruits, vegetables, legumes and fish. Researchers examined correlations between the incidence of advanced AMD and compliance with the […]

Why VisiVite eye vitamins are “ugly”

Just as people grow accustomed to brown pancake syrup made from corn syrup rather than maple tree sap, they’ve grown to love artificially-colored eye vitamins filled with synthetic ingredients. But customers and nutritionists who know VisiVite eye vitamins know they’re not “ugly.” They’re beautiful! And so it was when one of our customers asked about […]

VISIVITE SUPPLEMENT SALE – Buy 1 Reziva Resveratrol, Get 1 FREE

CLICK HERE FOR THE BUY 1, GET 1 FREE SALE! VisiVite is retiring its purple bottles, so you save $29.95 on this discount pack! Each Reziva Duo includes 2 bottles: 1 purple bottle and 1 white bottle. No quantity purchase limit. Purple bottle expiration date: January 31, 2019 White bottle expiration date: February 28, 2021 […]

Red Wine Extract’s Myriad of Health Benefits

Resveratrol red grape extract for Weight and Glucose Control, Heart and Eye Health Undoubtedly, you’ve heard about the health benefits of red wine, including glucose and weight control, heart and eye health. In fact, people who drink red wine are also found to live longer. The secret isn’t the wine itself, but a compound in […]

Hot Tea Lessens Glaucoma Risk?

A recent study published in the British Journal of Ophthalmology reveals a possible link between hot tea consumption and a lower risk of developing glaucoma. Researchers were looking for a link between glaucoma and coffee, tea and soda (both caffeinated and decaffeinated) and examined results of eye examinations from almost 1700 participants aged 40 and […]

Lutein levels in the eye linked to higher achievement in children

Two recent studies demonstrated that children who do better in school have higher lutein levels in the eye. Even after taking in consideration other factors including IQ, gender, body composition and physical fitness, children that had higher lutein levels did better on cognition tests and performed better academically. In the first study, researchers measured lutein […]

Vision benefits of resveratrol

Recently, Chinese researchers have verified that the polyphenol metabolites found in resveratrol are able to cross protective barriers and offer potential benefits to help protect vision. The polyphenol metabolites were found in the outer and the inner structures of the human eye. Researchers examined 35 eyes of men and women who were undergoing eye surgery […]