Resveratrol Sale – Save $15 on VisiVite’s Premium Reziva

Purple is Out. White is In. And you can save $15.00 on VisiVite’s Reziva, a premium trans-resveratrol made not from Japanese Knotweed but from French red grapes. VisiVite is retiring their purple Reziva resveratrol bottles and going with a clean, white look. They’ve launched a sale page that saves you $15.00 when you purchase one […]

Help for Night Vision Difficulties

VisiVite, a world leader in the natural channel for eye vitamins, has struck a chord with its new eye vitamin formula, VisiVite NightSight. New night vision ocular nutritional formula proves popular with people ages 30-80. Night vision difficulties are universal, not only affecting older adults, but commonly in people as young as 30 years old. […]

Sun causes crescent-shaped spot in eye

A woman who viewed the 2017 Solar Eclipse with eclipse glasses that were not certified as safe eclipse glasses, ended up with solar retinopathy, which is a condition that is irreversible and damages the retina. Using an adaptive optics machine to image her eyes as well as normal imaging methods, doctors were able to get […]

Best Low Vision Device for XMas

What are the best low vision devices for Christmas? Dr. Krawitz’s choices might surprise you! The best way to read a newspaper or book if you have vision that is 20/70 or worse isn’t a magnifying glass. It’s an iPad. What’s an iPad? It’s an electronic do-everything flat computer that you can hold in your […]

5 ways to keep your eyes safe and healthy this summer

The sun, wind and increased physical activity during summer puts your eyes at higher risk for problems. Here are 5 ways to keep your eyes healthy and safe. 1.) Avoid the “burn”. Many people do not realize that our eyes can get “sunburned” and this condition is called photokeratitis. A very painful condition, it causes redness […]

Ophthalmologists as Photographers?

Photos in the Eye Doctor’s Office I guess it shouldn’t come as a surprise that a physician who treats vision and eye diseases is interested in the color and majesty of photography. Beginning two years ago, I began rescuing my best shots out of my computer and gave them life as prints. What camera do I use? The […]

Beautiful Skin Forever Study Results Released

The recent Beautiful Skin Forever study revealed the benefits supplementing with Lutemax 2020® has on the skin. The double-blind, placebo-controlled study involved healthy women and men between the ages of 18 and 45 who had mild to moderate dry skin and it took place over a 12-week period. The study participants either were given a […]

Ultraviolet light exposure reduces nearsightedness

Researchers recently discovered that greater exposure to Ultraviolet B (UVB) radiation between the ages of 14 and 29 resulted in a lower incidence of myopia (nearsightedness) as an adult. Data was derived from the European Eye Study and involved 3,168 particpants aged 65 years and older. Study participants included those with and those without myopia. Researchers […]

iPad game effective in treating lazy eye

Patching the unaffected eye has been the standard treatment for amblyopia (lazy eye) but a special iPad game has been found to be more effective than patching. A study was recently published in the online JAMA Ophthalmology.  Researchers at the Retina Foundation in Dallas randomly assigned 28 children diagnosed with amblyopia to treatment using a […]

Lutemax 2020 featured in R.B.I. Vision Performance

The results of the first LAMA (Lutein, Vision and Mental Acuity) study showed that the combination of three macular carotenoids – lutein, zeaxanthin, and mesozeaxanthin – may increase the macular pigment ocular density (MPOD) even faster than previous studies had demonstrated. This study showed that in just a period of eight weeks, the MPOD of study […]